Introduction to Privateness Middle | meta

  • We’re introducing the Privateness Middle, a brand new place to study extra about our method to privateness throughout all of our apps and applied sciences.
  • The Privateness Middle supplies helpful details about 5 widespread privateness matters: sharing, safety, knowledge assortment, knowledge use, and promoting.
  • Privateness Middle Now U.S. It is out there to a restricted variety of folks utilizing Fb on desktop within the U.S., and we plan to roll it out to extra folks and extra of our apps within the coming months.

At this time, we’re introducing the Privateness Middle to teach folks about their privateness choices and to make it simpler to grasp how we acquire and use info. Within the Privateness Middle, you possibly can find out about our method to privateness, learn our knowledge coverage, and learn to use the numerous privateness and safety controls we provide.

To begin, the Privateness Middle is now out there to some folks utilizing Fb on desktop, and we’ll be rolling it out to extra folks and apps within the coming months. We have constructed many privateness and safety controls into our apps and applied sciences through the years, and we intention for Privateness Middle to function the middle of these controls and privateness training.

The present model of Privateness Middle consists of 5 modules, every containing guides and controls associated to a typical privateness subject:

  • Safety: You possibly can brush up on account safety, arrange instruments like two-factor-authentication, or study extra about the way it fights meta knowledge scraping.
  • sharing: You possibly can go to this information when you have any questions on what you submit, or how one can clear outdated posts in your profile utilizing the software handle exercise,
  • assortment: Be taught concerning the various kinds of knowledge that Meta collects, and how one can view that knowledge by a software like this? entry your info,
  • use: Be taught extra about how and why we use knowledge, and discover the controls we provide to handle how we use your info.
  • commercial: Be taught extra about how your info is used to find out which adverts you see, and use advert controls reminiscent of Advert Preferences,

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Those that have entry to this early launch can discover the Privateness Middle on the desktop model of Fb by navigating to Settings and Privateness. As we broaden the Privateness Middle, we’ll add extra methods to entry it in locations the place you could have privateness issues.

We’ll proceed to replace the Privateness Middle and add extra modules and controls to assist folks perceive our method to privateness throughout all of our apps and applied sciences.

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