Facebook temperament quiz exposed information on over three million users: Report

Washington [United States], could fifteen (ANI): There seems to be without stopping to Facebook’s privacy-related woes. A temperament quiz app created by researchers has come back below scanner for allegedly exposing information of over three million Facebook users.
The app referred to as ‘myPersonality’ has been created by researchers at the University of Cambridge. The quiz was completed by over vi million individuals, a number of whom opted to share Facebook profile information with the researchers, Mashable reportable.
While this information was imagined to be restricted to approved teams, it absolutely was reportedly created out there to pick cluster of researchers outside of Cambridge still. The login credentials for the web site wherever the information was hold on was out there on GitHub for four years for anyone to transfer.
Facebook has since suspended the app. However, the incident is another reminder of the mega Cambridge Analytica scandal that brought infamy to the popular social networking platform.

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