October 19, 2010
LOLapps, one of the larger and more popular Facebook app creators was blocked from Facebook two days ago after it was determined that their programs were sending private user data to advertisers, now two days after the block Facebook has reinstated the provider.
Facebook and LOLapps have both come forward and admitted that most user data leaks were accidental and that developers in violation of such issues, including Zynga (maker of FarmVille and MafiaWars), have taken the necessary steps to be placed back on the company’s network.
LOLapps CEO Arjun Sethi posted the following message on his companies blog:
“When we were informed of the issue the relationship that put us into this category was immediately dissolved.”