Facebook scandal: WhatsApp founder to leave board

Facebook scandal: WhatsApp founder to leave board

WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum plans to leave his Facebook post for disagreements over data leakage

Koum leaves Facebook after leak scandalReuters / Mike Blake / 25.10.2017WhatsApp co-founder and CEO Jan Koum plans to leave his post on Facebook, in yet another episode related to the leaking data scam from social network users.According to sources heard by The Washington Post, Koum has clashed with Facebook - which has controlled WhatsApp since 2014 - about the strategy for the app, and especially about maintaining message encryption and the use of app user data. of message exchange.In a Facebook post, Koum stated that "it's been almost a decade since Brian [Acton] and I started WhatsApp, and it's been an incredible journey with some of the best people, but it's time to move on."Brian Acton left the messaging company in September to start a foundation after spending eight years with WhatsApp.During the scandal involving the leakage of 87 million Facebook users' private information to Cambridge Analytica, the political marketing firm linked to Donald Trump's c...


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