[time-nuts] Check out my photos on Facebook
magnus at rubidium.dyndns.org
Sat Feb 5 10:54:04 UTC 2011
On 05/02/11 06:05, J. Forster wrote:
> This is not the first time this has happened. Apparently, when you sign up
> for FB there is some non-obvious (purposely misleading, IMO) opt-out step
> that prevents FB access to your Address Book. The default is full access.
> The spam message will be repeated several times in the next month or so.
> The Facebook abuse address is:
> abuse at fb.com
> Linked-In does a similar scummy thing.
You avoid this when running "normal" email and not any of the big
web-mail accounts (Yahoo, Gmail, MSN etc). I have both Facebook and
Linked-In and never had this problem.
You need to realize that it is a combination of usage which is
problematic, not a single usage itself.
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