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Should I trust Ubuntu One??

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I put private stuff there like naked pictures of myself doing things I dont want to talk about... just kidding or am I? But seriously is it trustworthy? Is it encrypted I doubt it but then what prevents people from looking at my private stuff? I got worried after the Dropbox news.
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private stuff on the internet............oxymoron.

Come on dude. dont put things on the web that are private. use an external HDD if you really need to.

what you could do is encrypt your stuff then upload it.
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Never heard of Ubuntu One until now. To me it appears as another one of these 'cloud sync storage' thingys. Well, Don't trust it with personal/private stuff obviously. If you need to upload private info, then take Antistatic12's suggestion and encrypt it.

Anyways, what were you doing in those naked pics? Tell us.
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Ubuntu One does not encrypt data stored on their servers. If you're worried about privacy but still want to use network storage, you could use something like TrueCrypt and use an encrypted container.

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuOne/Security

http://www.truecrypt.org/
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