Posted on January 19th, 2012
About Those Facebook Privacy Settings… » Blog of Rights: Official Blog of the American Civil Liberties Union
So, you’ve done it all right. You’ve meticulously chosen your Facebook privacy settings so that only your closest friends can see the most personal information about you. No one else has access. Or so you think.
Turns out, it’s more like your designated closest friends and anyone who advertises on Facebook. (And, P.S., anyone *can* advertise on Facebook. Doesn’t have to be a business.)
Just in case there was any question who Facebook’s real customers are.