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Facebook Caught Red Handed While Swiping Money From Children
« on: January 19, 2019, 01:11:07 AM »
By Sergiu Gatlan


According to court documents part of a 2012 class-action lawsuit made public by a federal judge at the request of The Center for Investigative Reporting's Reveal, social network giant Facebook has made a habit of charging kids without their parents' knowledge while playing games on its platform.

This happened because, unlike other platforms such as Apple's iOS, Facebook will not require its users to re-authenticate every time they want to purchase in-game goods such as virtual currency.

Although right now only four documents have been partially made available for analysis to Reveal by the court, Facebook has been ordered to also release to the public roughly one hundred more pages of information pertaining to the class action.

Full Article Here:https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/facebook-caught-red-handed-while-swiping-money-from-children/