Facebook Fined by UK Watchdog over Cambridge Analytica Scandal

(From NBC News)

A British watchdog has slapped Facebook with a fine of 500,000 pounds ($644,000) — the maximum possible — for its behavior in the Cambridge Analytica scandal.

The Information Commissioner’s Office’s (ICO) investigation found that between 2007 to 2014, Facebook processed the personal information of users unfairly by giving app developers access to their information without informed consent.

Click here for the article.