Facebook battles latest privacy slip with encryption

The social networking site will start encrypting User IDs before they are transmitted to third party web sites. Facebook yesterday said it will use encryption to deal with its latest privacy problem, but the question remains as to whether that move is enough for the social network to save face.

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One Response to “Facebook battles latest privacy slip with encryption”

  1. Helen Sewell says:

    The article talks about fight of social network Facebook to deal with latest privacy problem through encryption of users’ IDs. According to the article, some of the most popular applications send out users’ personal information to internet monitoring and advertising companies.