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terriko ([personal profile] terriko) wrote2011-01-17 11:11 pm
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Web Insecurity: Facebook now enabling annoying phone calls and paper junk mail?

New post up over on Web Insecurity. Here's a preview:

Facebook now enabling annoying phone calls and paper junk mail?




Sophos points out that Facebook has made yet another change to the way it handles your information: this time, allowing third-party developers access to contact information on Facebook.

Now, part of me wants to just shrug: it's always been technically possible for third party developers to get access to this information because of the current state of web security.


Read the rest here.

(But the short version is that you might just want to take your phone number and address out of your facebook profile.)

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