News 1 — Facebook Data

A Quiz App Exposed 120 Million People’s Facebook Data

120 million people Facebook Data Quiz App

A Quiz App Exposed 120 Million People’s Facebook Data

A Quiz App Exposed 120 Million People’s Facebook Data The latest chapter in Facebook’s data woes involves a quiz app that, until as recently as June, exposed the information of 120 million people who just wanted to know whether they were Cinderella or Elsa. In a Medium post Wednesday, security researcher Inti De Ceukelaire described how a quiz app called NameTests left the data of its users vulnerable to third-party websites. According to De Ceukelaire, beginning as early as the end of 2016, NameTests collected Facebook users’ data when they opted to take a quiz, such as “Which Disney Princess...

Read more →