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Facebook under GDPR scrutiny in Ireland after leaked dataset published online

By Jakub Krupa
  • 06 Apr 2021 11:41
  • 06 Apr 2021 11:41
Facebook will face questions from Ireland’s privacy watchdog after a leaked dataset involving 530 million records, including phone numbers and email addresses, was published online over the weekend.

The social media giant argues that hackers scraped the data before the EU's General Data Protection Regulation entered into force, and that

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