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Facebook confirms data of 2.7 mn Europeans 'improperly shared', says EU

The EU and Facebook will be looking at what changes the social media giant needs to make

AP | PTI  |  Brussels 

The sharing of false or misleading headlines on social media has become a global issue
The sharing of false or misleading headlines on social media has become a global issue

The says that has told it that up to 2.7 million people in the 28-nation bloc may have been victim of improper involving firm Cambridge

EU said today that EU Justice will have a telephone call with early next week to address the massive data leaks.

The EU and will be looking at what changes the needs to make to better protect users and how the US company must adapt to new EU data protection rules.

Wigand said that EU data protection authorities will discuss over the coming days "a strong coordinated approach" on how to deal with investigation.

First Published: Fri, April 06 2018. 17:35 IST
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