The Humble Libertarian

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Thursday, March 22, 2012

Employers increasingly asking applicants for Facebook login information

Employers asking job applicants for their Facebook login information is totally insane. It is a political litmus test?
It's been known for some time that companies are trolling sites such as Facebook and Twitter for public posts that might prove informative about a job candidate. If you think that locking down your privacy settings is proof against that, you'd be wrong: employers are now asking applicants for their Facebook passwords as part of the interview process.
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