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Security and privacy concerns regard to Facebook and its applications. COMS E6125 Web-enHanced Information Management (WHIM) Spring 2008 by Szu-Jui Wu sw2423. Privacy concerns are due to. Inappropriate features provided by Facebook

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security and privacy concerns regard to facebook and its applications

Security and privacy concerns regard to Facebook and its applications

COMS E6125 Web-enHanced Information Management (WHIM)

Spring 2008

by

Szu-Jui Wu

sw2423

privacy concerns are due to
Privacy concerns are due to
  • Inappropriate features provided by Facebook
  • Users disclose too much information or are unaware of risks
  • The anonymous information itself could still provide useful data
concerns of fb s behavior
Concerns of FB’s behavior
  • Facebook Beacon
  • Not analyzing user database
  • But real social network, i.e. word-of-mouth
  • Opt-in or Opt-out
concerns of fb s behavior1
Concerns of FB’s behavior
  • Transfer story to FB user profile, if you
    • Logged-in
    • Not logged-in, but checked “remember me” box
  • Still privacy concerns
    • Even if you did not log-in, or check “remember me”, the activity is still transferred to FB.
concerns of users behaviors
Concerns of Users’ behaviors
  • Users are not aware of what Facebook has done
  • Users are willing to provide their information
anonymous dataset could still provide some useful data
Anonymous dataset could still provide some useful data
  • Combined with a public dataset that can de-anonymize users with not too low probability
  • e.g. anonymous Netflix-released movie ratings and non-anonymous IMDb users
conclusion
Conclusion
  • FB continues launching unprecedented apps
  • Users need to be aware of every detail of what FB has done
  • Nothing is impossible! Take care of your own information
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