Privacy

How to protect yourself from Facebook Places

After earlier roll-outs in the USA and Japan, Facebook has now opened up its location-sharing service in the UK.

In a breakfast briefing in London, Facebook explained that the new service would make it easier for users to share where they were.

But hang on a minute – I don’t want to share where I am. And I don’t want other people to be able to share my location either.


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Details of 100 million Facebook users were *already* exposed on the net

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Germans take aim at Facebook over privacy

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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‘Peeping Tom’ arrested for webcam blackmail attack spree

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Has Mark Zuckerberg convinced you that Facebook is taking privacy seriously?

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Poll: 93% say Facebook should make you ‘opt-in’ to sharing rather than ‘opt-out’

It’s good news that Facebook has responded to user demand by making positive changes to simplify information sharing – it was a spaghetti jungle of options before – but it seems a lot of you still aren’t satisfied.


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Facebook privacy settings revamped: good news and bad news

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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60% of Facebook users consider quitting over privacy

Over the last few days we’ve been running an online poll asking Facebook users if privacy concerns might make them consider quitting the service.


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Embarrassing privacy flaw found on Facebook

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Rumours of Facebook privacy changes – but will it be too little too late?

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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‘Delete Facebook account’ is trending on Google

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Anti-peeping webcam protects your privacy

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Facebook privacy given a poor scorecard by WhatApp project

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Facebook privacy unrest rumbles on

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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95% don’t support Facebook privacy changes, poll reveals

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Do you support Facebook’s proposed privacy policy changes?

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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