23 Mar 2018

Mozilla’s Mitchell Baker on Facebook: ‘We’re not surprised there are problems, but surprised about scale’

Internet company Mozilla, best known for its Firefox web browser, has become the first internet giant to suspend its advertising on Facebook following the Cambridge Analytica scandal.

They’ve said that “when Facebook takes stronger action on sharing customers’ data, specifically strengthening its default privacy settings for apps”, they’ll consider returning. Executive Chairwoman Mitchell Baker is asked why they’ve decided to hit pause on their Facebook spending.