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Users will also be able to manage the information based on which Facebook shows them ads, and determine who can see their posts and profile information of the user.

Social network Facebook announced update, which will empower users to manage their data in the network and simplify privacy settings. In particular, it will be possible to remove the old likes and Chery, said in a blog social network.

Noted that the Facebook team reworked the algorithm is control sensitive data by creating a new menu item.

“We have completely changed our menu for settings on mobile devices to simplify the search for the necessary settings. In contrast, it is a preliminary version, where the settings had to be almost 20 different screens, now available from one place. We have also cleaned up deprecated settings,” – said in a statement.

Reportedly, users will now be able to add additional means of protecting confidential data, for example, two-factor authentication .

“Take control of your personal information. You can view what you did, and delete if you want. This applies to messages that you share or that you responded to the friend requests that you sent and everything you searched for on Facebook,” – said in the social network.

In addition, users will have the opportunity to manage the information based on which Facebook shows them ads, and determine who can see their posts and profile information of the user.

Besides, in the near future the company will change the rules of use of social network and revise the approach to user data.

“We will also update our policy concerning user data, to better describe what data we collect and how we use them. These updates relate to transparency rather than obtaining new rights to the collection, use or sharing of data,” assured the company.

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