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Windows 7: EFF: Don't use the new AOL Instant Messenger

07 Jan 2012   #1
A Guy

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EFF: Don't use the new AOL Instant Messenger

The Electronic Frontier Foundation advises AOL Instant Messenger users not to switch to the new version of the software because it "introduces important privacy-unfriendly features".

Two particular features trouble the foundation are the text message scanning for included links and the logging of two-months-worth (or even more) of conversations on AOL servers.

A Guy

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07 Jan 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

THen, I'll stay with vers. 7.5

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