Is Google’s Massive Database a Security Risk?

Massive databases equal massive targets to many people, and Google has some of the largest databases in the world. Should we be concerned about what the search engine giant will do with all that information — especially since a surprising amount of it is personal and sensitive? Even if Google follows the “do no evil” policy laid out by founder Sergey Brin, many with less honorable intentions may gain access to some of that information. This article outlines the risks.
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