GOVERNMENT JACKING PERSONAL INFORMATION FROM PEOPLE’S SOCIAL MEDIA PROFILES: PRIVACY COMMISSIONER

Canada’s privacy commissioner says government agencies are collecting “personal information from social networking sites” that does not directly relate to government business.

“We are seeing evidence that personal information is being collected by government institutions from social media sites without regard for accuracy, currency or accountability,” Bernier writes, noting that social media users have “a certain expectation of privacy.”

http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/is-the-government-checking-you-out-on-facebook-1.1812110

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