Facebook privacy test

Following on from the earlier submission re FaceBook privacy, PCWorld has what appears to have an answer. see next psot

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nice one - thats a good little tester - shame pc world pointed us to it - makes me feel dirty inside........

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shame it doesnt fix any problems found.

Thanks for this. I didn't realise just how much info Facebook was broadcasting about me.

shame it doesnt fix any problems found.



it did for me - there was a fix the problem icon that came up next to one of the issues it found - it was this one

your friends are protected from accidentally sharing your personal information (well thats what it says now it's fixed it anyway)

it's pretty easy to fix any of the problems - just nice to have an easy test that runs through them all to save you looking yourself.

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nice one - thats a good little tester - shame pc world pointed us to it - … nice one - thats a good little tester - shame pc world pointed us to it - makes me feel dirty inside........


That would be PCWorld the magazine not in anyway connected to the UK chain of stores

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worto03;8641065

nice one - thats a good little tester - shame pc world pointed us to it - … nice one - thats a good little tester - shame pc world pointed us to it - makes me feel dirty inside........



thats how i feel whenever i use facebook

Cheers

you have blocked all known applications that could leak your personal information

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it did for me - there was a fix the problem icon that came up next to one … it did for me - there was a fix the problem icon that came up next to one of the issues it found - it was this oneyour friends are protected from accidentally sharing your personal information (well thats what it says now it's fixed it anyway)it's pretty easy to fix any of the problems - just nice to have an easy test that runs through them all to save you looking yourself.


yeah, I clicked on that and said it fixed it but when re-checking I still get

your friends can ]accidentally share your personal information
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