Hello manufacturers, software developers, we be secure, ok?

Whatsapp, Snapchat, Facebook, etc

What do they all have in common?

They have/had vulnerabilities that are bad for OpSec.

Companies should have a duty of care to protect our information, we are all consumers of their product, or in business speak, we are assets/goodwill to their company. Without consumers, the company is nothing.

Best option: don’t use social media
Practical option: rally, be vocal to get them to treat your information seriously.
Good option: use an alias and practise OpSec.