Facebook data leak is getting worse. Last week the Company announced that more than 5.5 lakh Indians’ personal data had been shared with Cambridge Analytica.
Well, You or your dear ones may be one of victim of this data leak. Here is a link with which you can check whether your data is secure or not.
With this link, along with you, you also get information about whether your friend’s info is shared or not.
For this, first of all, you have to log in to Facebook. Then Facebook crosscheck your details and tell you about your data is leaked or not.
Facebook data leak happened through ‘This is Your Digital Life’ app.
Well, if you or your friend have never used “This is Your Digital Life” app, then your Facebook personal information could be safe. As this is the app which is used to collect the information by Cambridge Analytica.
According to Facebook, globally87 million Facebook profiles have been affected in this scandal and mostly from the US.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has assured that he wants to ensure protection of integrity of elections, mentioning that he knows the importance of the upcoming polls in countries, including India.
On Tuesday, Zuckerberg appeared before US Senate where he answered the questions in 10-hours long meet. He apologised on behalf of his company for privacy breaches, promised change and enlisted the steps the social media giant is taking to stem the rot.
Zuckerberg said, “I think that you would probably agree that we should remove terrorist propaganda from the service. So that, I agree, I think it is clearly bad activity that we want to get down. And we’re generally proud of how well we do with that.”
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