Bono’s private bikini party photos exposed by Facebook privacy issue

Graham Cluley
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Are you a member of a geographic network on Facebook?

We’ve raised the privacy challenges on Facebook, and specifically the issue of geographic networks you might have joined, before – and now rock star Bono of U2 has had private photos exposed to the media because of it.

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The 48-year-old Cuban-heeled crooner and anti-poverty campaigner was revealed to have been up to hijinks in St Tropez with a couple of bikini-clad girls after they posted their private photos to the social networking site.

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Graham Cluley is a veteran of the cybersecurity industry, having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of cybersecurity, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter, Mastodon, Threads, Bluesky, or drop him an email.