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Google Takeout a bit too true to its name after potentially 1000s of private videos shared with complete strangers

By Shaun Nichols 05 Feb 2020 at 22:02

A bug in Google's Photo software caused potentially 100,000 or more netizens to have their personal videos exposed to complete strangers last Thanksgiving. The Chocolate Factory this week began notifying punters that a bug in its data-archiving tool Takeout was to blame for some accounts having their private videos shared with total strangers. "Unfortunately, during this...

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