Facebook’s New VPN Accused of Being ‘Corporate Spyware’

Facebook is now pushing a product dubbed “Protect,” the VPN client from a data-security app maker named Onavo acquired by the social media giant back in 2013. But critics have been quick to point out that the offering is little more than glorified spyware, giving Facebook ample ability to track your behavior online, without providing any of the safety and security benefits a traditional VPN is supposed to provide.

Source: Facebook’s New VPN Accused of Being ‘Corporate Spyware’

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