Facebook blocks all third-party developers access to features of the social network

Facebook блокирует сторонним разработчикам доступ к функциям соцсети

One of the latest offerings Facebook has become a new policy of protecting users ‘ privacy. Facebook continues to put out the fire of public discontent caused by the scandal about the leaking of personal data of hundreds of millions of users, writes the Chronicle.info with reference to Internetua

Recently, the company was allowed to cancel the authorization for more than one application at a time. In addition, the social network has restricted API Instagram that share information with third-party services.

One of the latest offerings Facebook has become a new policy of protecting users ‘ privacy. The changes affected the servers of the social network communicating with the mobile client, the interaction with the provider, and how to behave as a third-party company that handle user information. Also the policy stated exactly how Facebook enforces its own rules.

In the framework of the innovations Facebook will abolish many APIs and Analytics tools. Among other things, to cease work Login API which is used by many applications for publishing positions on behalf of the account holder. Along with him will cease to operate some functions of the Graph API, and the developers will not be able to obtain the names of the owners of Instagram accounts, leaving only the logins.

Third-party developers will have to adjust to these and many other changes until August 1 of this year, when new rules come into force.

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