If you’ve been paying attention to the news of late you’re probably aware of the recent data breaches in which third-party groups mined Facebook user data for use in political campaigns.
Well guess what? You might have given those groups permission to mine your data without even realizing it.
Have you ever signed up for an online account and opted to log in to that account with your Facebook credentials instead of creating an account with that website?
If so, you gave that company permission to access your Facebook user data AND you gave Facebook permission to share it with them. [Read more…]