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The Department of Justice just filed a new lawsuit against Facebook accusing it of failing to protect your privacy (FB)

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Facebook settled ongoing privacy probes with the FTC and SEC over the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Yet the Consumer Protection Branch of the U.S. Department of Justice is now filing a lawsuit against the company. According to Business Insider, the lawsuit alleges Facebook violated a 2012 order from the FTC. The order prohibited the company from misrepresenting how it protects consumer data. As a plaintiff, the DOJ seeks “civil penalties, an injuction and other equitable relief.”

Added on the 24/07/2019 09:23:59 - Copyright : Wochit

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