Scandal: Facebook promised privacy while sharing data – The Wall Street Journal

Fresh revelations have emerged of the extent of Facebook’s data sharing. Despite its public assurances of privacy safeguards, Facebook cut special deals with dozens of companies, giving them access to data that Facebook told users was private.

Fresh revelations have emerged of the extent of Facebook's data sharing. Despite its public assurances of privacy safeguards, Facebook cut special deals with dozens of companies, giving them access to data that Facebook told users was private.

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