Facebook exposes users after changes to privacy policy

As of Wednesday, social networking supremo Facebook unveiled sweeping changes to its privacy options for users. The new privacy controls, particularly the recommended settings, have deployed the social network on the front line of the debate over data protection.

Having told users that the change “makes it easier for people to find and learn about you”, Facebook has effectively opened up the bottomless pit of personal data at their disposal to everyone on the web.

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