'Private' Slack Messages Not So Private

Apr 05, 2018

On any company-provided digital devices or work platforms, digital technology makes it easy for your employer to monitor everything you do. This includes the email, instant messages or texts you send and receive.Regardless, employees often mistakenly assume that by using Slack, their direct messages are limited to those in their small user group. Slack is a popular instant-messaging workplace collaboration tool.The company says more than 6 million U.S. workers use its service every day.