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Should you be worried about Ubuntu Desktop?s privacy settings?

Apr 09, 2012, 07:00 (1 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to finid for this link. ]

You will find one of those new features in System Settings, the hub for most graphical administrative tools in Ubuntu and GNOME 3 desktops in general. The tool or application is called Privacy. What it does is not new per se, but new in the manner it executes them...

I hope that I am wrong, but your new Ubuntu system could be used to spy on you. I really have no problem with recording desktop activity to make the system more user-friendly, but when such recorded information could be sent to a remote host, then I start to worry.

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