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Useful info from the EFF:

Privacy in Ubuntu 12.10: Amazon Ads and Data Leaks
Summary: If you use the "Dash" search function, Ubuntu will also send your search to Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, BBC, and other third-parties, "so that we may complement your search results with online search results" from these companies.  You can turn this feature off.

Privacy in Ubuntu 12.10: Full Disk Encryption
Summary: Ubuntu finally makes it easy to enable full-disk encryption during installation of the operating system.