Facebook Agrees to F.T.C. Settlement on Privacy

29 Nov

Not being careful about privacy is expensive. In a settlement with the FTC, facebook agreed to “subject itself to an independent audit on consumer privacy for the next 20 years,” and “pay $16,000 a day for each allegation if they violated the settlement in the future.”

 

Read more here: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/30/technology/facebook-agrees-to-ftc-settlement-on-privacy.html

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