Privacy International investigation finds a huge number of Android apps share data with Facebook — whether you have an account or not

Privacy International investigation finds a huge number of Android apps share data with Facebook — whether you have an account or not

During the past few years, Facebook has been in the news for breach of privacy issues. I therefore share with you an article prepared by Privacy International following an investigation they undertook that found that a huge number of Android apps share data with Facebook — whether you have an account or not.

How Apps on Android Share Data with Facebook – Privacy International 2018 (1)

Even before this article came out I went through my phone and freed it up of a lot of apps that I rarely use or worry about the fact that private information may be shared.

Where I kept an app, I restricted access to my phone’s data.

You may wish to consider doing the same.

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