The offsite moderators for Facebook may have user information that might make some Facebook users uneasy. This and more in today’s Daily Wrap.
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Some Facebook moderation is performed by an external vendors. The employees of these vendors may have more information on Facebook users than some people expect. Beyond the flagged content, the moderators can see, in some cases, the user’s name and other identifying information.
From the ReadWriteWeb community:
jdavid_net — the problem is if facebook truly is a social utility, then, it becomes part of the infrastructure of human inter relationships.
Nick Stamoulis — It’s doubtful that the average Facebook user thoroughly understands Facebook’s privacy policies. Most probably haven’t even bothered to read it. Facebook is a “free” service, and it’s obvious that you are giving up something to use it. Really, it’s pretty simple. If in doubt, don’t share something on Facebook.
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