The illusion of privacy on the internet

galesmind

privacy what privacy?

It amazes me in this day and age the things people will post on social media. Even in so called “private” or “secret” groups things get leaked. Those photos you thought were only seen by a few friends can be leaked to millions in a matter of seconds. Better not anger anyone in those groups or tick off friends that know about them. They can be powerful weapons. Posting pictures in any social media that wouldn’t be shown to any familiy member is a huge mistake. They will be there forever. Even if deleted they can be copied the moment you post them so you can’t be sure who has copies of anything you post.

Friends of mine and I have been sent compromising photos of someone that has a lot of enemies. We won’t use them. It really doesn’t seem like a really good thing to do. Sharing that…

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