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Facebook launched its Messenger app for Android and iOS in 2011 with a default setting that shared its users’ geolocation data. Some news outlets picked up this potential security flaw but it wasn’t until this past May, when computer student Aran Khanna exposed the flaw and the story went viral, that Facebook updated the app not to share geolocations by default. Khanna was set to start an internship with the company this summer but after the story went viral, Facebook cancelled the internship. 


Facebook Tracks How We Laugh Online

by NewsEditor_ on August 10th, 2015 in .

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