Facebook appeals £500,000 penalty over Cambridge Analytica scandal

    Date22 Nov 2018
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByBrittany Day
    Facebook has appealed a ruling and £500,000 fine imposed by the UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) for its role in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, claiming that the penalty is not justified. The fine was imposed in October. Facebook was ordered to pay due to its role in facilitating the improper sharing of data belonging to up to 87 million users by failing to impose access restrictions and checks.
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