Recently it became known that the ranks of Apple has joined former employee of the social network Facebook sandy Parakilas. It is noteworthy that in Cupertino, he will deal with the privacy of user data.
Parakilas became known for his criticism of security Facebook. After last year’s scandal with Cambridge Analytica he actively communicated with journalists, and also gave evidence to the British Parliament, saying that Facebook collects a large amount of user data.
It should be noted that Parakilas left Facebook in 2012. Before his departure he was engaged in search in the third-party application vulnerabilities that could lead to leakage of user data. Parakilas warned the leadership of the social network of potential issues back then. However, the lack of response to his concerns and forced Parakilas to leave Facebook.
As for working in the Apple, the exact information on what sandy Parakilas will do in the new place of work is not available. However, the Financial Times reports that his responsibilities will include ensuring data privacy as a product Manager.