Believe At Your Own Risk: A New Attack on Privacy

  • March 5, 2020
Believe At Your Own Risk: A New Attack on Privacy

When was the last time you read a company’s privacy policy before checking the “I agree” box and signing up for its online service?

You wouldn’t be the first to skip right past it, or the last. Only 13 percent of people say they always read the terms of service before agreeing to them, according to an Axios-SurveyMonkey poll. But blindly agreeing to social media’s policies may have you forfeiting more than your right for a company to sell your data. It may mean your online content could legally be turned into deepfake pornography and sold.

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LI Iranian Americans seek to draw attention to persecution of women in Iran
"Every minute we’re silent everyone’s life is in danger," said Sara Lejuez, a Stony Brook professor born in Iran. “They want freedom and democracy.” https://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/long-island-iranian-americans-protests-women-iran-py3zu0tr

Thank you @stonybrooku @SBUjournalism for putting together the recent panel concerning protests in #iran and to @johnasbury for covering this important story in @newsday https://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/long-island-iranian-americans-protests-women-iran-py3zu0tr

Starting at 6:30 today! Woman. Life. Freedom. Join a conversation about the women’s uprising in #Iran featuring journalists, writers and activists. Can't make it in person? Watch this space for the livestream.

The climate crisis won't be solved with science alone. Join the conversation this spring in a new, transdisciplinary class: CDS 101: Energy, Climate and Society.
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