Augustine Fou- 1 -
Dr. Augustine Fou
http://linkd.in/augustinefou
July 2013
Scary User
Agreements
Augustine Fou- 2 -
Google
http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Uploading content
gives license to use
continued...
Augustine Fou- 3 -
Google, Cont.
http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Collects information about
websites you u...
Augustine Fou- 4 -
Google, Cont.
http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Cookies used to collect and
store informa...
Augustine Fou- 5 -
Google, Cont.
http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Info provided to domain
administrator
Wil...
Augustine Fou- 6 -
Google, Cont.
http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Information will be
transferred in a merg...
Augustine Fou- 7 -
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
Augustine Fou- 8 -
Facebook, Cont.
https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
Receives data from computer
and m...
Augustine Fou- 9 -
Facebook, Cont.
https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
Augustine Fou- 10 -
Facebook, Cont.
https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
Augustine Fou- 11 -
Facebook, Cont.
https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
Uses information for partners
an...
Augustine Fou- 12 -
Facebook, Cont.
https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
Permission to use personal
photo...
Augustine Fou- 13 -
Facebook, Cont.
https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
Augustine Fou- 14 -
Yahoo!
http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/details.html#3
Collects information when you visit certa...
Augustine Fou- 15 -
Yahoo! Cont.
http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/details.html#3
Provides information to partner com...
Augustine Fou- 16 -
Yahoo! Cont.
http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/details.html#3
Information may remain archived.
Ce...
Augustine Fou- 17 -
Amazon.com
http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496
Collects and stores perso...
Augustine Fou- 18 -
Amazon.com, Cont.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496
Information can go...
Augustine Fou- 19 -
Amazon.com, Cont.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496
Augustine Fou- 20 -
Amazon.com, Cont.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496
Collects informati...
Augustine Fou- 21 -
Amazon.com, Cont.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496
Collects informati...
Augustine Fou- 22 -
Windows Live
http://privacy.microsoft.com/en-ca/fullnotice.mspx#E6B
Collects information to
communicat...
Augustine Fou- 23 -
Windows Live, Cont.
http://privacy.microsoft.com/en-ca/fullnotice.mspx#E6B
Collects information and gi...
Augustine Fou- 24 -
Windows Live, Cont.
http://privacy.microsoft.com/en-ca/fullnotice.mspx#E6B
Augustine Fou- 25 -
Twitter
https://twitter.com/privacy
Twitter can contact you from the
information you upload.
Augustine Fou- 26 -
Twitter, Cont.
https://twitter.com/privacy
Tracks how you interact
with the service.
Automatically rec...
Augustine Fou- 27 -
Twitter, Cont.
https://twitter.com/privacy
Gives information to third
party sites for advertising.
Augustine Fou- 28 -
LinkedIn
http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
Uses information to
customize updates.
Augustine Fou- 29 -
LinkedIn, Cont.
http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
Shares information with
third parties.
Augustine Fou- 30 -
LinkedIn, Cont.
http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
Conducts surverys and
polls to help third...
Augustine Fou- 31 -
LinkedIn, Cont.
http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
Provides information to
recruiters.
Augustine Fou- 32 -
Tumblr
http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy
Can obtain information you provide to
third party servi...
Augustine Fou- 33 -
Tumblr, Cont.
http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy
Collects information about how you use
your pict...
Augustine Fou- 34 -
Tumblr, Cont.
http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy
Collects information about how
you interact with...
Augustine Fou- 35 -
Tumblr, Cont.
http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy
Collects information of when
and how you are usi...
Augustine Fou- 36 -
Tumblr, Cont.
http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy
Shares information to third party
services.
Augustine Fou- 37 -
Tumblr, Cont.
http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy
Augustine Fou- 38 -
Ebay
http://pages.ebay.com/help/policies/privacy-policy.html#sharing1
Collects information
on
Augustine Fou- 39 -
Ebay, Cont.
http://pages.ebay.com/help/policies/privacy-policy.html#sharing1
Shares information with E...
Augustine Fou- 40 -
Ebay, Cont.
http://pages.ebay.com/help/policies/privacy-policy.html#sharing1
Shares information with f...
Augustine Fou- 41 -
WordPress.org
http://www.wordpress.org/about/privacy/
Provides information to
affiliated organizations...
Augustine Fou- 42 -
Craigslist.org
http://www.craigslist.org/about/privacy_policy
Deleted data stays
archived elsewhere.
Augustine Fou- 43 -
Pinterest
http://about.pinterest.com/privacy/
Logs data of web page you visited
before you came to Pin...
Augustine Fou- 44 -
Pinterest, Cont.
http://about.pinterest.com/privacy/
Collects device information.
Information may be u...
Augustine Fou- 45 -
Paypal
https://cms.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-
content&content_ID=ua/Privacy_full&loc...
Augustine Fou- 46 -
Paypal, Cont.
https://cms.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-
content&content_ID=ua/Privacy_f...
Augustine Fou- 47 -
Paypal, Cont.
https://cms.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render-
content&content_ID=ua/Privacy_f...
Augustine Fou- 48 -
Aol.com
http://privacy.aol.com/privacy-policy/
Collects information about
responses to
advertisements,...
Augustine Fou- 49 -
Aol.com, Cont.
http://privacy.aol.com/privacy-policy/
Information can be used to
conduct research abou...
Augustine Fou- 50 -
Aol.com, Cont.
http://privacy.aol.com/privacy-policy/
Can be used for
advertisements.
Augustine Fou- 51 -
Imgur
http://imgur.com/privacy
Collects technical information, devices,
viewing statistics, incoming a...
Augustine Fou- 52 -
Related Articles
Fake Facebook Profiles
By: Augustine Fou, July 12, 2013
Fake LinkedIn Profiles
By: Au...
Augustine Fou- 53 -
Dr. Augustine Fou – Chief Digital Strategist
“Many users quickly click the „accept‟
button when asked ...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Scary User Agreements of Popular Sites by Augustine Fou

4,366 views
4,299 views

Published on

Most users may not realize the extent of the permissions they are giving to companies when they agree to Terms of Use and User Agreements for websites and mobile apps.

1 Comment
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
4,366
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
1
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Scary User Agreements of Popular Sites by Augustine Fou

  1. 1. Augustine Fou- 1 - Dr. Augustine Fou http://linkd.in/augustinefou July 2013 Scary User Agreements
  2. 2. Augustine Fou- 2 - Google http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ Uploading content gives license to use continued even when you stop service.
  3. 3. Augustine Fou- 3 - Google, Cont. http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ Collects information about websites you use, when you interact with ads. Collects device information Automatically stores information when you log in. Collects location information Collects application number Collects information stored on browser.
  4. 4. Augustine Fou- 4 - Google, Cont. http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ Cookies used to collect and store information for partners. Uses info to give more search results and ads. Provides Google profile to all services that require Google account.
  5. 5. Augustine Fou- 5 - Google, Cont. http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ Info provided to domain administrator Will use information to the extent necessary for legal purposes.
  6. 6. Augustine Fou- 6 - Google, Cont. http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ Information will be transferred in a merger.
  7. 7. Augustine Fou- 7 - Facebook https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
  8. 8. Augustine Fou- 8 - Facebook, Cont. https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/ Receives data from computer and mobile phone. Receives information from affiliates and advertising partners for ads. Collects location information.
  9. 9. Augustine Fou- 9 - Facebook, Cont. https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
  10. 10. Augustine Fou- 10 - Facebook, Cont. https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
  11. 11. Augustine Fou- 11 - Facebook, Cont. https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/ Uses information for partners and advertisers. Data is stored until account is deleted.
  12. 12. Augustine Fou- 12 - Facebook, Cont. https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/ Permission to use personal photos and videos. Keeps backup copies of deleted items.
  13. 13. Augustine Fou- 13 - Facebook, Cont. https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms#!/about/privacy/
  14. 14. Augustine Fou- 14 - Yahoo! http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/details.html#3 Collects information when you visit certain pages and enter promotions. Collects some financial information. Collects IP address and cookies. Information used for advertising, contacting you, research, reporting, etc.
  15. 15. Augustine Fou- 15 - Yahoo! Cont. http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/details.html#3 Provides information to partner companies. Provides information to advertisers. Provides access to cookies for advertisers.
  16. 16. Augustine Fou- 16 - Yahoo! Cont. http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/details.html#3 Information may remain archived. Certain employees have access to personal information.
  17. 17. Augustine Fou- 17 - Amazon.com http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496 Collects and stores personal information. Receives information about location from mobile device for advertising. Cookies used for recommendations and storage of information between visits. Monitors when you open e-mails and your computer’s capabilities.
  18. 18. Augustine Fou- 18 - Amazon.com, Cont. http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496 Information can go to third party businesses when you fill out orders, for promotional offers, etc.
  19. 19. Augustine Fou- 19 - Amazon.com, Cont. http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496
  20. 20. Augustine Fou- 20 - Amazon.com, Cont. http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496 Collects information you provide from purchases, e-mail, Amazon profile, Wish Lists, Discussion Boards, etc. May give credit card information to third parties upon a purchase.
  21. 21. Augustine Fou- 21 - Amazon.com, Cont. http://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=468496 Collects information on e-mail addresses, purchase history, and products viewed. Receives delivery address information.
  22. 22. Augustine Fou- 22 - Windows Live http://privacy.microsoft.com/en-ca/fullnotice.mspx#E6B Collects information to communicate with you. Information given to affiliate companies.
  23. 23. Augustine Fou- 23 - Windows Live, Cont. http://privacy.microsoft.com/en-ca/fullnotice.mspx#E6B Collects information and gives it to third party companies.
  24. 24. Augustine Fou- 24 - Windows Live, Cont. http://privacy.microsoft.com/en-ca/fullnotice.mspx#E6B
  25. 25. Augustine Fou- 25 - Twitter https://twitter.com/privacy Twitter can contact you from the information you upload.
  26. 26. Augustine Fou- 26 - Twitter, Cont. https://twitter.com/privacy Tracks how you interact with the service. Automatically records “log data” such as IP address, operating system, browser type, mobile carrier, etc. Gives “log data” to third party sites.
  27. 27. Augustine Fou- 27 - Twitter, Cont. https://twitter.com/privacy Gives information to third party sites for advertising.
  28. 28. Augustine Fou- 28 - LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy Uses information to customize updates.
  29. 29. Augustine Fou- 29 - LinkedIn, Cont. http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy Shares information with third parties.
  30. 30. Augustine Fou- 30 - LinkedIn, Cont. http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy Conducts surverys and polls to help third parties do research.
  31. 31. Augustine Fou- 31 - LinkedIn, Cont. http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy Provides information to recruiters.
  32. 32. Augustine Fou- 32 - Tumblr http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy Can obtain information you provide to third party services.
  33. 33. Augustine Fou- 33 - Tumblr, Cont. http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy Collects information about how you use your pictures, images, your camera, and camera settings. Collects financial information. Collects information about how you use the service.
  34. 34. Augustine Fou- 34 - Tumblr, Cont. http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy Collects information about how you interact with service, operating system, web requests, etc. Collects and stores information about your geolocation. Collect information about mobile device such as phone number.
  35. 35. Augustine Fou- 35 - Tumblr, Cont. http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy Collects information of when and how you are using the website. If you disable cookies you will not be able to log into site or use a vast majority of the services. Derives information about your characteristics. Tracks e-mails you open to measure deliverability.
  36. 36. Augustine Fou- 36 - Tumblr, Cont. http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy Shares information to third party services.
  37. 37. Augustine Fou- 37 - Tumblr, Cont. http://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy
  38. 38. Augustine Fou- 38 - Ebay http://pages.ebay.com/help/policies/privacy-policy.html#sharing1 Collects information on
  39. 39. Augustine Fou- 39 - Ebay, Cont. http://pages.ebay.com/help/policies/privacy-policy.html#sharing1 Shares information with Ebay corporate family, service providers, financial institutions, and other Ebay users.
  40. 40. Augustine Fou- 40 - Ebay, Cont. http://pages.ebay.com/help/policies/privacy-policy.html#sharing1 Shares information with financial institutions and credit bureaus.
  41. 41. Augustine Fou- 41 - WordPress.org http://www.wordpress.org/about/privacy/ Provides information to affiliated organizations. Uses cookies to identify and track website access, usage, and preferences.
  42. 42. Augustine Fou- 42 - Craigslist.org http://www.craigslist.org/about/privacy_policy Deleted data stays archived elsewhere.
  43. 43. Augustine Fou- 43 - Pinterest http://about.pinterest.com/privacy/ Logs data of web page you visited before you came to Pinterest.
  44. 44. Augustine Fou- 44 - Pinterest, Cont. http://about.pinterest.com/privacy/ Collects device information. Information may be used to personally identify you as a unique person.
  45. 45. Augustine Fou- 45 - Paypal https://cms.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render- content&content_ID=ua/Privacy_full&locale.x=en_US May place small data files on your computer to recognize you as a customer, advertise, promote, etc.
  46. 46. Augustine Fou- 46 - Paypal, Cont. https://cms.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render- content&content_ID=ua/Privacy_full&locale.x=en_US
  47. 47. Augustine Fou- 47 - Paypal, Cont. https://cms.paypal.com/cgi-bin/marketingweb?cmd=_render- content&content_ID=ua/Privacy_full&locale.x=en_US Shares information with affiliates, credit bureaus, banks, etc.
  48. 48. Augustine Fou- 48 - Aol.com http://privacy.aol.com/privacy-policy/ Collects information about responses to advertisements, searches, financial information, transactions, location, etc. Collects technical information on browser and operating system, name of internet, data, software, etc.
  49. 49. Augustine Fou- 49 - Aol.com, Cont. http://privacy.aol.com/privacy-policy/ Information can be used to conduct research about your use of AOL.
  50. 50. Augustine Fou- 50 - Aol.com, Cont. http://privacy.aol.com/privacy-policy/ Can be used for advertisements.
  51. 51. Augustine Fou- 51 - Imgur http://imgur.com/privacy Collects technical information, devices, viewing statistics, incoming and outgoing links, etc.
  52. 52. Augustine Fou- 52 - Related Articles Fake Facebook Profiles By: Augustine Fou, July 12, 2013 Fake LinkedIn Profiles By: Augustine Fou, July 11, 2012 Online Advertising Fraud By: Augustine Fou, April 30, 2013 What Advertisers Track About You By: Augustine Fou, July 10, 2011 Augustine Fou- 52 -
  53. 53. Augustine Fou- 53 - Dr. Augustine Fou – Chief Digital Strategist “Many users quickly click the „accept‟ button when asked to agree to user agreements. If they took a closer look at what they were agreeing to, maybe more of them would be more cautious.” FORMER CHIEF DIGITAL OFFICER, HCG (OMNICOM) MCKINSEY CONSULTANT CLIENT SIDE / AGENCY SIDE EXPERIENCE PROFESSOR AND COLUMNIST ENTREPRENEUR / SMALL BUSINESS OWNER PHD MATERIALS SCIENCE (MIT '95) AT AGE 23 @acfou ClickZ Articles: http://bit.ly/augustine-fou-clickz Slideshares: http://bit.ly/augustine-fou-slideshares LinkedIn: http://linkd.in/augustinefou

×