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Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Says There Were Likely Other Breaches Like Cambridge Analytica

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Says There Were Likely Other Breaches Like Cambridge Analytica
From TIME - April 6, 2018

Facebooks second-in-command says the company expects to uncover additional violations of users personal data, just two days after it announced that the Trump campaign-linked data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica had accessed the information of as many as 87 million people.

Im not going to sit here and say that were not going to find more because we are, Sheryl Sandberg, Facebooks chief operating officer, told NBCs Savannah Guthrie in an interview that aired on the Today show Friday.

In the interview, Sandbergs posture was defensive, stressing that the social media giant cared about privacy all along.

But I think we got the balance wrong, she told Guthrie. I think we were very idealistic and not rigorous enough and then theres the possible misuse. What we are focused on is making sure those possible use cases get shut down.

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