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Facebook scraped email contacts of 1.5 million users

BBC News Thursday, 18 April 2019
Facebook scraped email contacts of 1.5 million usersThe social network was grabbing email contacts of some new uses for almost three years, it says.
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Facebook says the contacts were not shared with anyone.

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