Facebook Removes Privacy Setting, So Anyone Can Find Your Profile

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Very soon, any Facebook user you haven’t blocked will be able to search for your name and find your Facebook profile. It’s Google for people and you’re just a result. Only no one would know that this is a big change by the way Facebook describes it in its blog post. Ho-hum, just “finishing the removal of an old search setting,” says chief privacy officer Michael Richter.
Here’s how it used to work: under the setting “Who can look up your Timeline by name?” users could control whether they could be found by selecting Everyone […]