The agency registered the case on January 19 against Cambridge Analytica represented by Alexander Nix and Global Science Research Limited represented by Aleksandr Kogen under the Information Technology Act
The Australian Information Commissioner alleged that the personal information of Australian Facebook users was disclosed to the personality quiz app "This is Your Digital Life"
"In earlier such matter of Cambridge Analytica, public data was compromised and the government on its own directed for an investigation by the CBI. However, in the present case, no such action has been taken."
"To be eligible, we ask that researchers comply with the third-party's vulnerability disclosure or bug bounty programme before submitting their findings to Facebook,"
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The Facebook case is being looked at as a measure of the Donald Trump administration's willingness to regulate US tech companies.
According to the judge in Delaware Chancery Court, the shareholders have a "credible basis" to suspect that Facebook board members may have committed wrongdoing.
According to a report in The Guardian on Sunday, federal prosecutors' investigation claims that the social media giant has "covered up" the extent of its relationship with Cambridge Analytica.
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Facebook has reset the access tokens of almost 50 million accounts it knew were affected.
The social networking giant admitted in April the data of up to 87 million people worldwide -- including more than 300,000 in Australia -- was harvested by Cambridge Analytica.