Civil Liberties Groups Want Tech Companies to Take Privacy Pledge

Top civil liberties groups and privacy advocates are pressing technology companies to do more to protect their users after Cambridge Analytica improperly collected data from tens of millions of Facebook accounts without users' consent. The American Civil Liberties Union, Fight for the Future and Color of Change are calling on technology companies to sign a pledge committing them to “to protecting their users’ data from exploitation and securing their users’ human rights, ensuring their products and services do not put human rights at risk.”