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Facebook Is One Hot Mess — an ever increasing number of Facebook users are being coerced to install intrusive "anti-malware" software on their computers. Bugs in what is a mandatory install for many results in a #SoftBan. Those are the lucky ones.
⤴️FB One Hot Mess
— Facebook previously offering #MalwareScanner as a voluntary service didn't warrant much discussion. Their move to make it mandatory requires examining their claim to need this intrusive access to people's systems. The claim is ridiculous.
⤴️FB Malware=Links to malware
— certainly Facebook has a duty to protect it's service from people posting links to malware, but that responsibility begins & ends @ the point they receive & process a post. They claim a magical ability to detect "signals"..
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#FBI MADE BEST BUY'S GEEK SQUAD PAID INFORMANTS |..who routinely searched customers computers for "illegal" material…
⤴️Best Buy & FBI
— in May 2017 Judge Carney ruled the warrant to search Dr. Rettenmaier's home was based on "false & misleading statements". The judge's ruling left many of the case's troubling issues unresolved, but seemed to validate the use of Geek Squad by FBI.
⤴️Judge throws out tainted fruit
— this case revealed a vast conspiracy (call it what it is) between the FBI & Best Buy to scan ppl's hard drives for illicit digital substances. Including bounties & targeted citizen lists. The judge threw out warrant because FBI lied.
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