Silicon Valley News

Friday, March 23, 2012

Facebook challenges employers asking for passwords


Facebook Chief Security Officer Erin Egan today decried the "distressing increase of reports of employers or others seeking to gain inappropriate access to people's Facebook profiles or private information." Egan emphatically declared, "You should never have to share your password, let anyone access your account, or do anything that might jeopardize the security of your account or the privacy of your friends. Read more.