Facebook bans Signal ads that reveal the depth of what it knows about you

Private messaging app Signal got itself banned from advertizing on Instagram. Why? Because its ads showed users what Facebook knows about them.

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A week in security (April 19 – 25)

A roundup of the previous week’s security news, from April 19 to 23.

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Interview with a bug bounty hunter: Youssef Sammouda

Youssef Sammouda is a bug bounty hunter with 100 resolved Facebook reports to his name. We interviewed him about his amazing work.

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Has Facebook leaked your phone number?

A giant collection of personal information from an old Facebook data leak has emerged. Find out why it matters and what you can do about it.

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A week in security (March 29 – April 4)

A roundup of the previous week’s security news, from March 29 to April 4.

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How to enable Facebook’s hardware key authentication for iOS and Android

Facebook is expanding its support for hardware security keys to Android and iOS users. This is how you active it.

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A week in security (March 1 – 7)

A roundup of cybersecurity news from March 1 – 7, including Ryuk going worm, Exchange servers under attack, stolen VPN data, and more.

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3 tips to top up your privacy

Improving your privacy online isn’t rocket science. Here are three simple, practical, and sensible steps you can take on Data Privacy Day.

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What’s up with WhatsApp’s privacy policy?

WhatsApp has been in the news after a change to its privacy policy. We look at what this means for you as a WhatsApp user.

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The many ways you can be scammed on Facebook, part II

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.

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