Not a Joke: Facebook Wants Your Passport, Driver’s License, Birth Certificate.

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What Types of ID Does Facebook Accept?

If we look at how easy it is now to match a person to a personality profile, and how other countries have used this information to quell dissent and even arrest citizens, this should be cause for concern. The dead and missing in Syria, Egypt, China, Turkey, are excellent examples of what happens when an autocratic state uses Facebook data against them.

When they ask for your mobile number, they automatically get all of your contacts.  As we’ve seen already, this is recipe for disaster.

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