Gumtree needs to take privacy more seriously

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Gumtree needs to take privacy more seriously

[Blog post] Or should we just get used to our data being public?

Popular classified ads and community sale site Gumtree last week began the painstaking task of notifying its Australian users they’d been hacked, warning that personal data had been posted online. At first glance, Gumtree seems to have done everything right, quickly notifying users, ...

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Tony Campbell
Tony Campbell has been a technology and security professional for over two decades, during which time he has worked on dozens of large-scale enterprise security projects, published technical books and worked as a technical editor for Apress Inc.

He was was the co-founder of Digital Forensics Magazine prior to developing security training courses for infosec skills.

He now lives and works in Perth, where he maintains a security consulting role with Kinetic IT while continuing to develop training material and working on fiction in his limited spare time.

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