Facebook Privacy Issues: Groups Add to Pressure on FTC

The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s primary consumer protection agency, is already looking into privacy controls on Facebook, the top social network with more than 400 million users – more than a quarter of them under the FTC’s purview. But Facebook’s controversial sharing of user information with third-party sites has placed renewed pressure on the FTC to take action in the increasingly challenging and complex arena of Internet privacy.

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