Government requests for Facebook user data up 27 percent in first half of 2016

facebook Facebook released its latest transparency report today, detailing government requests for user data for the first half of 2016. According to the report, government requests for account data increased by 27 percent globally as compared with the last half of 2015. The number of requests grew from 46,710 to 59,229, Facebook said. The majority of the requests (56%) received from U.S. law… Read More
Source: https://techcrunch.com/2016/12/21/government-requests-for-facebook-user-data-up-27-percent-in-first-half-of-2016/?ncid=rss

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