There have been several stories in the news recently about a MySpace hack that allows people to view the private photos of users on the site. According to this article at Wired, this has been accessible for the past couple of months. The video below is one of several that have been posted on youtube explaining how the hack works. Although MySpace fixed the error last week, there is the possibility that your private photos have been accessed. In a follow up article, Wired reported that a file containing half a million images from MySpace was available for download on torrent sites. Here is a link with information and tips for parents wanting to know more about how MySpace works.

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