Scary! Thank +Chris Lang for sharing this privacy nightmare.

#Facebook #Privacy #SMS #Android

Hey +Robert Scoble +Hillel Fuld have you guys heard about this?!
If you are using Facebook on your phone I would recommend uninstalling. This from an investigation by Sunday Times.

The Sunday Times last week examined 50 Android apps, ranging from financial advice tools to simple puzzles. Under the terms and conditions of downloading them, six — the Facebook app included — provided their creators with the right “to read SMS [short-message service] messages stored on your device or Sim card”.

Facebook admitted that as part of research into a potential new service, it has been accessing the text messages of users.

http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/news/ireland/News/article878538.ece
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