Tag: Cambridge Analytica

Cambridge Analytica Fined $19,000 for Ignoring Data Request

A British court fined a sister company of consulting firm Cambridge Analytica GBP 15,000 ($19,000) on Wednesday for failing to disclose fully what information it held on an individual who had asked to know, the data regulator said. The Information Commissioner’s Officer (ICO) said it was the first prosecution of the now defunct Cambridge Analytica, a company […]

Facebook Appeals Its UK Fine in Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Facebook has appealed its GBP 500,000 ($644,000) fine for failing to protect the privacy of its users in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, arguing that UK regulators failed to prove that British users were directly affected. Britain’s Information Commissioner Office levelled the fine after concluding Facebook processed the personal information of users unfairly by giving app developers access to […]