Google announce to close Google+ social media after found a bug in that platform. From 2018 until March 2018, Google already has known the bug, but they keep silent. They keep silent because they afraid regulator will monitor tightly. They will announce after management decides to close the social media platform.
In the official blog, Google said, shutting down Google+ for consumers. In Project Strobe, Google prioritizes to closely review all the APIs associated with Google+.
Third party media said that Google exposes 500.000 user personal data. That is including name, email, job, gender, age and so on. However, official Google blog said, they found no evidence that any Profile data was misused. They recognize 500,000 Google+ accounts were potentially affected. Our analysis showed that up to 438 applications might have used this API
Google already fix the bug but Google will discontinue their social media.
Project Strobe will evaluate access for a third-party developer to Google data and android.
To give people a full opportunity to transition, Google will implement this wind-down over a 10-month period, slated for completion by the end of next August. Over the coming months, we will provide consumers with additional information, including ways they can download and migrates their data.
They review exposed that Google+ is well suited as an enterprise product. It is where the team can engage in internal discussions on a secure corporate social network. It helps to relate company and customer in safety platform. We have decided to focus on our enterprise efforts and will be launching new features purpose-built for businesses. They will share more information in the coming days.