Meta cracks down on firms that spied on users in 100 countries, including India, China, Israel

//Meta cracks down on firms that spied on users in 100 countries, including India, China, Israel

Meta cracks down on firms that spied on users in 100 countries, including India, China, Israel

Facebook parent Meta Platforms has announced a sweeping crackdown on surveillance companies that it says have used its social media websites to spy on people in more than 100 countries.In a report published on Thursday, Meta identified six companies from Israel, India, and North Macedonia, in addition to an unknown entity in China, which it said carried out “indiscriminate” surveillance targeting thousands of people.Meta said it had blocked infrastructure associated with the companies, issued…

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