Facebook accused of revealing sensitive health data
Updated : February 19, 2019 03:08 PM IST
The issue was first noticed in July, when members of a women's group with a gene mutation discovered how easily the names and email addresses of members could have been downloaded in bulk, either manually or through a Chrome extension.
However, the complaint highlights that public sharing of privately posted personal health information is in violation of the law, which is a serious problem with Facebook's privacy implementation methods.
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