Your private MySpace.com page may not be as private as you thought. Here you can learn how to view private MySpace pages and concerns about your privacy.
Recently we discussed the reasons for law students to Delete Your MySpace Page if it contains content not intended for a professional community of attorneys and potential clients. Then we mentioned an alternative: You could Set Your MySpace Page to ‘Private’
However, this recent article revealed how anyone can view comments on a private MySpace page: How to view PRIVATE myspace comments. I tried it and it works. This means setting your MySpace page to private will not make comments on your page private.
Perhaps, in the future, hackers may find ways to access the entire contents of private MySpace pages.
The Lesson: What you post on the Internet may eventually be public information.
Update: MySpace no longer allows users to view comments on private pages. MySpace fixed this security loophole. But learn what else you can do with MySpace here: MySpace Tips and Tricks.