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tiggity Silver badge

sensitive data

Depending on my email address it could give "sensitive" data if it included hints to ethnicity, sexuality, religious beliefs etc.

And as for name and address If my name was Isaac Schwartz & address in Golders Green, London then could have a good guess at my religion.

With name & email bad actor might be able to find posts I have made on websites (if I did not hide my identity) & thus get a real indication of my beliefs

Regarding name, address, email as inconsequential data is bad.

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