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musefan wrote:

I get that companies do get breached and lose data, but what happens to these people? Nothing.
Nothing you are aware of. That's not the same thing, is it? Smile | :)

It's not just breaches; there's also a risk of the people who perform maintenance on the application misusing the data.

musefan wrote:
And let's say I do start worrying for a minute... then what? What can I do to change anything? No point wasting time worrying about it.
So you don't lock your house, because you don't want to worry about what makes a good lock?

What you can do to "change anything" is to not use a compromised appliance - or at least be aware of the potential problems, so you can "step outside" on that single moment you feel the need for privacy Thumbs Up | :thumbsup:
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