PBS NewsHour

New Facebook revelations over user privacy deepen crisis.

Clip: 04/05/2018 | 2m 53s | Video has closed captioning.

Social media giant Facebook says it now believes that up to 87 million people had their data improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica, the political consulting firm that worked for the Trump campaign, and that public profiles for most of the platform's 2 billion users were likely accessed by outsiders without explicit permission. John Yang reports.

Aired: 04/05/18

Rating: NR

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