Is Facebook violating user privacy?


The has discussed privacy concerns related to Facebook in multiple clips:

  1. Data Leaks: In episode , talked about a significant data leak where the contact information of approximately 533 million users was made publicly available on a hacking forum, highlighting Facebook's extensive knowledge about its users and the potential for misuse of such data 1.

  2. Manipulation and Surveillance: The conversation also revolves around how such vast data repositories could potentially be used to manipulate users' behavior through targeted advertising. Concerns are raised about privacy breaches and the normalization of surveillance under the guise of national security 2.

Based on discussions in the , there are significant concerns about how Facebook manages and protects user data, as well as the potential for privacy violations.

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Adam, Sal, and Justin discuss the recent Facebook data leak, where the personal information of 533 million users was made available for free on a hacking forum. They debate the ethics of companies collecting and selling user data, and the potential for manipulation through targeted ads and news.

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