Facebook wants your friends

The social media behemoth imported the contact info of 1.5 million users without their consent.

18 Apr 2019 min read

Fake Nike deal spreading on Facebook

Learn how to spot online scams like the ridiculous $26 Air Jordans.

4 Apr 2019 min read

New Facebook data breach exposes 540M records

Here we go again... Half a billion Facebook records including user names, passwords and likes posted publicly online.

4 Apr 2019 min read

Phishing scam fakes Facebook

This tricky scam is at large and fooling iOS users — stay alert and don’t fall for it.

13 Mar 2019 min read

Defend your social media against hackers with these 5 easy tips

Social media accounts are ready targets for cybercrime. If yours is hacked, here are 5 ways to get social again, safely.

24 Dec 2018 min read

Cartoon chaos on Facebook

Newly-discovered exploit designed to spread spam at scale targets Facebook users.

20 Dec 2018 min read

Facebook goes to Washington and Verizon announces #1 threat

Zuckerberg talks to Congress, Facebook gets sued, and Verizon reports ransomware is today’s top threat.

13 Apr 2018 min read

The state of ransomware reaches new heights ... and more news on Facebook

Ransomware locks up Atlanta and Boeing while social media cranks up the privacy settings.

30 Mar 2018 min read

Convenience vs. privacy: the Facebook situation

Here are 4 tips to protect your data from being shared on Facebook

22 Mar 2018 min read

Fighting hate and saving speech

Garry Kasparov on how the internet magnifies what is already a delicate balance between regulating defamatory language and allowing for free expression.

1 Aug 2017 min read

Secret Conversations in Messenger now hide chats from Facebook

Following WhatsApp's transition to encrypted messages, Facebook rolls out Secret Conversations to protect users' privacy.

27 Sep 2016 min read

Privacy policy update: WhatsApp will share your information with Facebook

WhatsApp will share 1 billion users’ account information with Facebook to improve ads and product experiences.

1 Sep 2016 min read

North Korea makes a Facebook clone, site gets hacked hours later

If North Korea was to create its own "Facebook," shouldn't securing the site from hackers be one of its top priorities? Recent news begs to differ.

31 May 2016 min read