Facebook accused of misleading EU over WhatsApp takeover details

  |   World News / Tech News

Facebook has been accused of lying to the European Commission following an investigation into its takeover of WhatsApp in 2014. The investigation concluded that Facebook supplied "incorrect or misleading information" when asked about its plans to link WhatsApp user data with Facebook.

The Commission believes that Facebook was aware that a system for linking WhatsApp user phone numbers to Facebook accounts existed in 2014, and has accused the company breaching EU regulations by "intentionally, or negligently, submitted incorrect or misleading information to the Commission".

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