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|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 04/09/2012

Firms shouldn’t ask for facebook passwords

MENLO PARK, CALIF. — Facebook is warning employers not to ask potential job candidates for their login and password information, as seen in recent media reports. This practice not only undermines security and privacy but also “potentially exposes the employer to unanticipated legal liability,” said Erin Egan, Facebook’s chief privacy officer. Facebook has made sharing or soliciting a password a violation of its Statement of Rights and Responsibilities.

Framework proposed for hospital exec comp