News Dropbox Deceived Users Over Security

Discussion in 'Windows Applications' started by American Zombie, May 14, 2011.

  1. American Zombie

    American Zombie Moderator Staff Member Political User

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    If you use Dropbox and have data you do not want anyone to see you may want to start thinking about removing the data.


    Full article and the filed complaint can be found at the source.

    :source: Source: ZDNet
     
  2. Johnny

    Johnny .. Commodore .. Political User

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    That makes me glad that I never used it.
     
  3. Xie

    Xie - geek - Subscribed User Folding Team

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    I use it solely for stuff that I'm sharing publicly - I've never used it for anything I wanted to keep private, I use something else for that. :)
     
  4. jaylweb

    jaylweb OSNN One Post Wonder

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    Thank you for posting this. I'm switching from dropbox to spideroak now. Encryption ftw! :up:
     
  5. LordOfLA

    LordOfLA Godlike!

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    On the topic of spideroak If you follow these steps you start out with 7GB free.


    1. Sign up to Dropbox alternative Spideroak with this link http://bit.ly/qVYEzI and code "worldbackupday" to get 7GB free online backup!

    2. After sign up go to https://spideroak.com/referral to generate your own referral link!
     
  6. SEOGlopex

    SEOGlopex OSNN One Post Wonder

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    cool stuff... keep up the good work man..... :D .. on the other hand: