Several public interest groups say your Facebook info could be used in ads, but Facebook says no.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Several
Public Interest groups say that your pictures could start showing up on
These groups have asked
the Federal Trade Commission to block upcoming changes to Facebook's privacy
policies. They claim it will be easier for Facebook to use your information and
pictures without your consent.
Facebook says the language
of its polices make it clear you are granting the site permission to use your
information when you use its services. The site said the updated policy was in
response to a recent $20 million class-action settlement over its privacy protections.
Facebook says its ad
it does with user information.