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Opinion: Privacy Is At Risk

MOBILE PRIVACY—AUSTRALIA

March 9, 2012

The Sydney Morning Herald explores the way data can be accessed online and through mobile apps. "If you use a smartphone and download apps, as more than a third of Australians do now...It's easy and quick to click on the 'OK' button. But do you know what's happening once you do? This is where you suddenly discover that what you thought you knew about your online privacy is wrong--or at best, incomplete...the edifices of privacy that we once thought we understood are melting like ice in a heatwave." Meanwhile, a CSO blog suggests that when it comes to privacy, "We don't appreciate it until it's gone."
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