Facebook could be fined for the transfer of personal data of users

Facebook могут оштрафовать за передачу личных данных пользователей

Us regulators are discussing the possibility of imposing a fine on the social network Facebook.

The company suspected of violating the agreement on the protection of privacy of users.

It is expected that the penalty will be much greater than the sum of 22.5 million dollars, which the Federal trade Commission ordered to pay Google in 2012. Fine Google has broken the record ever paid to the FTC fines.

In March, Facebook was at the center of a scandal when it became known about the data breach 87 million users of Facebook across the Cambridge Analytica.

July 1, the U.S. Congress reported that Facebook had shared user data with 52 companies.