SEATTLE -- A 'privacy' notice spreading throughout Facebook, that supposedly protects one's personal details and data from unauthorized copying, is fake.

Mashable reports the notice started spreading a few days after Facebook posted its new privacy guidelines.

The text of the notice starts as follows, In response to the new Facebook guidelines Ihereby declare that my copyright is attached to all of my personal details, illustrations, graphics, comics, paintings, photos and videos, etc.

Read more on the fake privacy notice at Mashable.

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