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Watchdog Sniffs Out Unwanted Invites

February 06, 2009

Here at TRUSTe, we’re constantly fielding questions and complaints from customers of the sites we certify, and most recently there was an issue with, a site intended to help former classmates stay in touch. While the site’s premise is good, they do run into some privacy issues from time-to-time. That’s why we’re here. Recently we were contacted by Steve Alexander of the Minneapolis Star Tribune who had received a complaint from a consumer who had unknowingly sent reunion invitations to a number of estranged classmates and colleagues via The consumer told Steve that had not responded to … Continue reading Watchdog Sniffs Out Unwanted Invites