Facebook’s HUGE Gaping Security Hole
To say I was stunned to discover StalkScan today is an understatement. It’s value proposition is simple: enter the profile link of someone on Facebook….anyone…..and have instant access to all of their private data!
That’s right, everything like photos, videos, posts, friends, political parties, everything. I suggest you immediately do these two:
- Send a tweet to @facebook and to CEO Mark Zuckerberg @finkd and let them know what you think
- Fill out this form when you’re logged in to Facebook and complain.
While I am well aware that privacy and security online is an illusion, Facebook has has a history of doing a horseshit job protecting us. Let them know that you think so too.
Once you put in someone’s profile URL, you have instant access to all of these choices!
About Steve Borsch
Connecting the Dots Podcast
Podcasting hit the mainstream in July of 2005 when Apple added podcast show support within iTunes. I'd seen this coming so started podcasting in May of 2005 and kept going until August of 2007. Unfortunately was never 'discovered' by national broadcasters, but made a delightfully large number of connections with people all over the world because of these shows. Click here to view the archive of my podcast posts.