Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Facebook

Submission + - FTC To Probe Over Facebook Timeline Privacy Issues

An anonymous reader writes: The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) is unhappy with the way Facebook launched its new Timeline profile. Last month, the privacy organization complained Facebook went too far because it started rolling out the redesign without asking users first. EPIC then followed up with a four-page letter (PDF) to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) asking it to investigate the new feature to insure that it meets with the terms of a November 2011 FTC-Facebook settlement. Facebook denies these claims, saying that the Timeline launch has nothing to do with its users' privacy.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

FTC To Probe Over Facebook Timeline Privacy Issues

Comments Filter:

A committee is a group that keeps the minutes and loses hours. -- Milton Berle

Working...