Facebook’s Zuckerberg Responds to Cambridge Analytica’s ‘Breach of Trust’

The platform is auditing apps from the past

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company experienced a "breach of trust" after as many as 50 million users unwittingly had their personal information accessed. Getty Images

After five days of silence from Facebook’s top management over issues arising from misappropriation of Facebook user data by outside sources, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company plans to audit all apps that had access to user information prior to a company change of policy in 2014.

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