Surveillance State Chronicles: Crimson Hexagon – This Month’s Cambridge Analytica

Suspended by Facebook Inc. (NasdaqGS: FB), Crimson Hexagon is apparently the latest data surveillance organization to have it’s virtual wrist slapped by Zuckerberg et Cie due to bad data behavior. – via The Guardian’s Olivia Solon and Julia Carrie Wong.

“…the company had its access to the Facebook and Instagram APIs shut off Friday after the Wall Street Journal queried Facebook about Crimson Hexagon’s contracts with the US government, a Russian not-for-profit with ties to the Kremlin, and the Turkish government.” – via The Guardian’s Olivia Solon and Julia Carrie Wong

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2018/7/21/crimson-hexagon-this-months-cambridge-analytice