Monday, August 21, 2006

Wired News: Privacy Debacle Hall of Fame

 Handy checkpoint.  #1 in the list may surprise you.

Earlier this month AOL publicly released a data trove: 500,000 search queries culled from three months of user traffic on its search engine.

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This may have been one of the dumbest privacy debacles of all time, but it certainly wasn't the first. Here are ten other privacy snafus that made the world an unsafer place.

Source: Wired News: Privacy Debacle Hall of Fame

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