Microsoft, Google and Twitter, then Facebook on the demands of the government made a statement against him to obtain information .
Facebook first transparency report, until the first half of this year alone, 74 of the country authorities, U.S. officials reportedly have requested information on 38 thousand Facebook users .
governments, which is often applied to them explaining to the public on Facebook, said it plans to do on a regular basis.
Facebook Colin Stretch Head of Legal Department,"they have to fight against the majority of claims, there are deficiencies in the legal point of view If denied, when it comes to wide-ranging scope of the daralttıklarını demands,"he said.
Stretch,"the fulfillment of a particular request is required, often the basic user information such as a name shared"passed.
the AP reported, Facebook, 96 on the Turkish authorities to request data from users was 173 company, had been given to 45 of these claims.
your Facebook said in a statement on the subject as a whole processes requests for data, that there were very strict about. The statement was recorded as follows:
"We believe that this process protects data from people who use our services, and to receive any information about any of the states of a user on every request we require a very high exceeding the statutory bar. Every request in accordance with our conditions and laws carefully consider whether they have legal capacity in the direction of a detailed legal and factual basis for each claim, and we require the submission. fighting against the majority of these claims, we find the legal deficiencies in the request, and turning back the scope of the claims are too broad or vague daraltıyoruz. necessary to fulfill a specific request often only the basic user information such as user name, share."
"Last will report"
statement, the report states that official investigations ongoing debate about the appropriate standards for the demands of the user information will be useful to users notifying hoped,"This is the first report to the assembly as an important, yet we would like you to know that will not be the last report. Upcoming Reports requests received from the police authorities hope that we may learn even more about the"expressions were used.
States have important responsibilities in ensuring the safety of people, but also realized the situation by acting transparently highlighted the statement,"Government transparency and public safety, not ideals, completely separate from each other, each a combination of free and open societies exist, and this makes us stronger. initiatives to ensure the security of all states, the public are invited to become more transparent, and it will continue to aggressively supporter"was evaluated.
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In the first place there is the United States
According to the report, the United States, 11 to 12 thousand demand topped the list in terms of number of requests transmitted to Facebook.
facebook thousand 705 from Italy, France, 547 thousand, 975 thousand of the UK, Germany and Spain, 479 thousand 886 forwarded request.
Turkey, requesting information've ranking of European countries, France, England, Germany, Italy and Spain, countries lag behind.