GSR developed a app that reportedly collected data from people who signed up to use the app as well as information from their Facebook friends, without the explicit approval of all involved.
It turns out that myPersonality was one of 200 applications culled from the site in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica debacle, each given a fair investigation into whether or not data had been misused.
The political data firm announced earlier this month that it was shutting down and filing for bankruptcy, claiming the negative press made business impossible.
Prosecutors have questioned potential witnesses in recent weeks, telling them that there is an open investigation into Cambridge Analytica - which worked on President Trump's election and other Republican campaigns in 2016 - and "associated USA persons".
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"Although Facebook says Mr Zuckerberg has no plans to travel to the United Kingdom, we would also be open to taking his evidence by video link, if that would be the only way to do this", he added.
Facebook came under fire following an incident involving its user data exploited by Cambridge Analytica, a UK-based analytics company that was contracted in US President Donald Trump's election campaign. The app was a personality quiz developed by a University of Cambridge professor.
Efforts to rebuild trust in Facebook include a review of all applications that had access to large amounts of user data.
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The social network will be conducting a "thorough investigation" to check whether these apps have misused user data or not. Users can also know if Cambridge Analytica had access to their data.
While Facebook did not mention the 200 suspended apps in question, there is also no clarity as to how long will the investigation take.
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Sam Lester, the consumer privacy counsel at the Electronic Privacy Information Center, or EPIC, says it's a good effort, but it's too late.
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