A bug in the rarely used Google+ network has exposed private information for as many as 500,000 users. Should Google have shared more sooner?
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👓 Google+ to shut down after coverup of data-exposing bug | Tech Crunch
Google is about to have its Cambridge Analytica moment. A security bug allowed third-party developers to access Google+ user profile data since 2015 until Google discovered and patched it in March, but decided not to inform the world. When a user gave permission to an app to access their public pro…