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Ishan Venkatesan

Ishan Venkatesan

Asked on 2 January, 2019

Can they scan Facebook photos without my password?

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It would be unethical, but technically, all your data is on Facebook's servers, which means a technology or algorithm could be used to search for your data.

Vihaan Singhal

Vihaan Singhal

Asked on 2 January, 2019

Is PhotoDNA similar to facial recognition?

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No, PhotoDNA is different from facial recognition. The former is used for flagging photo of the same kind, while the latter is used finding objects or individuals in photos.

Aaryan Subramanium

Aaryan Subramanium

Asked on 2 January, 2019

Which social media platforms are we talking about here?

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The Indian Express report, which first highlighted the notice, didn't reveal the exact names of the social media platforms, but we expect Facebook and Twitter to be involved owing to their massive user base.

Harini Kapur

Harini Kapur

Asked on 2 January, 2019

How can I secure my Facebook account from hacking?

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Your Facebook account will be secure as long as you've got a strong and regularly updated password. Also, make sure your post privacy setting remains to 'Friends'.

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