- Safi Bello
Google+ shutting down after data leak affecting 500,000 users
Ars Technica -------- Google exposed the private details of almost 500,000 Google+ users and then opted not to report the lapse, in part out of concern disclosure would trigger regulatory scrutiny and reputational damage, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday, citing people briefed on the matter and documents that discussed it. Shortly after the article was published, Google said it would close the Google+ social networking service to consumers. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.