[datahub-discuss] Gravatar breaching privacy?

Rufus Pollock rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Tue Jan 14 18:11:44 UTC 2014

I don't see this as a privacy issue - your name is usually shown and if you
are attempting to sign up anonymously don't use an email associated with a
gravatar picture of you ;-)


On 13 January 2014 11:42, Mark Wainwright <mark.wainwright at okfn.org> wrote:

> When I sign up with a new account (my-new-test), my e-mail address is
> kept private, as I expect. But it is not actually private, since the
> Datahub goes and fetches a gravatar based on it without my permission
> (or seemingly any way to stop it).
> Mark
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