I Shared My Phone Number. I Learned I Shouldn’t Have.  

written by Brian Chen. added about 2 years ago by @icyflame ARCHIVES

privacy phone-number    

All that Mr. Tezisci, the researcher, had to do was plug my number into White Pages Premium, an online database that charges $5 a month for access to public records. He then did a thorough web search and followed a data trail — linking my name and address to information in other online background-checking tools and public records — to track down more details.

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