The FTC is looking into whether the social media giant “violated terms of a consent decree over its use of personal data,” Bloomberg says, citing a person familiar with the matter.
Shares came under significant pressure Monday, falling as much as 8.1%, its biggest decline in two and a half years, on the news that Cambridge Analytica accessed data from 50 million Facebook without the users’ permission.
Facebook has now fallen 9.3% since the news broke. It is down 4.8% this year.
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