Canase Beveridge <justmom97@...> wrote: To: "ParentsofSeverelyDisabledKids" <ParentsofSeverelyDisabledKids@yahoogroups.com>, "SBSsupportandDiscussion" <SBSsupportandDiscussion@yahoogroups.com>, PACT@yahoogroups.com
From: "Canase Beveridge" <justmom97@...>
Date: Sat, 2 Feb 2008 12:20:40 -0700
Subject: S.Group yahoo privacy
Sorry for posting to three lists, but I got this off of a forth....Canase
If you belong to any YahooGroups this is important...>> Yahoo is now using something called "Web Beacons" to track Yahoo Group> users around the net and see what you're doing and where you are going> (similar to cookies.) Yahoo is recording every website and every group> you visit.> Take a look at their updated privacy statement:>> 1. http://info. <http://info.yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/details.html>yahoo.com/privacy/us/yahoo/details.html>> 2. About half-way down the page, in the section on Cookies, you will> see a link that says Web Beacons. Click on the phrase "Web> Beacons".>> 3. That will bring you to a paragraph entitled "Outside the Yahoo> Network".> In this section you'll see a little "click here to opt out" link which> will let you "opt-out" of their new method ofsnooping.>> 4. Once you have clicked that link, you are exempted.[Notice the> "Success" message on the top of the next page. Be careful because on> that page there is also a "Cancel Opt-out" button which,
if clicked,> will *undo* the opt-out. It appears after you have hit the opt-out> button so is very confusing.>> Feel free to forward this to others.
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