Facebook Login feature being hijacked by hidden trackers, warn researchers

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Facebook Login feature being hijacked by hidden trackers, warn researchers

Log-in with Facebook? You could be giving away more personal data than you bargained for

Facebook is at the centre of another privacy scare following claims that logging-in to websites via Facebook enables hidden trackers to suck up more personal data than users might expect.  That'...

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