How To Check if Your Facebook Data Was Shared with Cambridge Analytica

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Ironically the same day Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is scheduled to give testimony before Congress, Facebook launched a new tool to help check if your data was shared with Cambridge Analytica.

According to MacRumors:

Facebook today launched a new section of its Help Center focusing on user data breaches following the Cambridge Analytica scandal that’s been ongoing for the past few weeks. The updated Help Center tool allows you to check to see if any of your Facebook data was shared with Cambridge Analytica (via Matt Navarra).

The tool specifically details whether or not you or any of your friends ever logged into “This Is Your Digital Life,” a quiz app that Cambridge Analytica used to steal information and tailor political messages towards Facebook users. If you or someone you know was affected by the app, Facebook details what information was shared with Cambridge Analytica, including topics like public profile, page likes, birthday, current city, and more.

It’s a lengthy read, but read more below for Zuckerberg’s full testimony, via CNBC.

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