Facebook unveils tools to help Afghan people fearful of Taliban violence
- Facebook has announced new user controls for people in Afghanistan who are rushing to delete their digital footprints.
- This aims to help those in fear that their phones or computers may be seized by the Taliban and reveal information that could put them in danger.
- These features include a one-click tool on Facebook to lock user accounts which prevents people who aren’t already ‘friends’ with a user from downloading pictures or seeing posts.
- On Instagram, users are receiving pop-up messages with ways to secure their accounts.
- Full story, here.