Facebook Tightens the Rules on Facebook Platform Ad Networks

Over the past week, false rumors have been circling on Facebook that the company has recently changed its privacy rules to allow Platform ad networks to incorporate users’ photos in their ads without users’ permission. Last Friday, Facebook issued a statement to debunk those rumors and reassure users that that was not the case, saying that while Platform ad networks can still use profile photos in acceptable ways, abusive Platform ad networks have been and will continue to be suspended.