Thursday, October 31, 2019

Facebook Admits Scanning Contents Of Private Messenger Conversations

Damn it, where is my shocked face? I know I left it around here somewhere. Ahhh, here it is...😒.

Facebook scans the contents of messages that people send each other on its Messenger app, blocking any content that contravenes its rules, it has emerged. The scandal-hit firm, still reeling from the Cambridge Analytica debacle, checks images and links for illegal or extreme content using automated systems.