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To: rpierce

This has real life implications to civilians the world over.

IT is incredibly easy for your photos posted online to be opened up and the GEOTAGs read by anyone with a desire to do so.

Some, but not all online hosting services strip all metadata out of images.

Those that don’t give the criminally minded a direct GPS coordinate to your location.


4 posted on 03/29/2012 7:41:20 AM PDT by JerseyHighlander
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To: JerseyHighlander

But you are free to strip the metadata out yourself before posting them, by using widely-available open-source software like Irfanview.


7 posted on 03/29/2012 7:52:12 AM PDT by proxy_user
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