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December 18, 2020 - Not everything on Facebook is a scam, thankfully, but there are some nasty ones that could potentially ruin the Yuletide season for you. Here are some tips on keeping safe.
December 2, 2020 - With the COVID-19 virus still very much at large and the holiday season just around the corner, scams, too, are on the hype. Here’s what to look out for and what to do to protect yourself.
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.