Results for "Facebook"
November 11, 2019 - Despite the company's efforts to clamp down on bad ads and bogus accounts, Facebook scams continue to run rampant. We highlight a few popular examples.
July 19, 2019 - Consumer expert Martin Lewis took Facebook to court over multiple rogue ads bearing his likeness. It's now been settled out of court, and Facebook users have a new tool in the fight against bad ads.
March 27, 2019 - Yes, Facebook's recent error in password handling was egregious. But there's more than one way to abuse user data. We take a look at various missteps in credential management and how businesses can improve practices.
March 20, 2019 - Facebook's self-proclaimed pivot to privacy faces a fierce opponent—Facebook's own history.
February 7, 2019 - Facebook's plan to integrate secure messaging across Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram will demand technical know-how and a fierce commitment to user privacy.
January 31, 2019 - After an app using an internal-only certificate from Facebook made its way into the outside world, Apple has responded by pulling Facebook's developer certificate with immediate consequences for the social media giant.
September 28, 2018 - Facebook announced earlier today that its social network had been breached, resulting in 40 million accounts that were directly impacted. Learn more as the Facebook breach story develops.
April 16, 2018 - There's a debate happening at the moment: Myspace vs. Facebook. Was it safer? Easier to use? More welcoming of sparkly gifs? We take a walk down memory lane and remind you that privacy and safety concerns plagued ye old social networks of yore.
April 13, 2018 - Adding to Facebook's burden are two spam campaigns. One is aimed at Finnish users and the other was quickly terminated, but we expect both to resurface in one form or another.
March 26, 2018 - Facebook is in the spotlight, as the recent Cambridge Analytica story involving millions of users' data continues to melt news servers around the world. We strip away the complications and tell you exactly what happened, and why you may want to reconsider your use of social media platforms in 2018.