87 Million Facebook Users Data Shared with Cambridge Analytica

  • According to the Facebook reports, the data of as many as 87 million people were improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica, the political consultancy. And out of all the people, 1.1. million are based in the UK. The giant figure revealed is much larger than what was earlier reported to be 50 million by Christopher Wylie, a whistleblower. Mark Zuckerberg has commented on the situation stating that they should have done more but they now they were moving forward. The Facebook has dealt with intense criticism over the fact that the social media knew it for a number of years that Cambridge Analytica used to collect information of millions of users.