Facebook app banned by Apple pulled private data from 187,000 users

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A Facebook app banned by Apple gathered personal and sensitive data from 187,000 users before it was booted from iOS devices. According to a letter from Facebook to Senator Richard Blumenthal’s office, the Research app gathered data on 31,000 users in the U.S. The rest of the data came from users in India. The app […]

(via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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