Facebook's Zuckerberg apologizes for data 'breach of trust'

Posted: March 22, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

In this April 18, 2017 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at his company's annual F8 developer conference in San Jose, Calif.

In this April 18, 2017 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at his company's annual F8 developer conference in San Jose, Calif.

Breaking five days of silence, Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg apologized for a "major breach of trust," admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect user data in light of a privacy scandal involving a data-mining firm with ties to President Donald Trump's general election campaign.

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