Report Says Facebook Believes Spammers Were Behind September Security Attack

Report Says Facebook Believes Spammers Were Behind September Security Attack

Social network's investigation blames fake advertisers

Facebook Creates War Room to Combat Fake News Ahead of September Elections

Facebook Creates War Room to Combat Fake News Ahead of September Elections

Machine learning and AI are used to block fake accounts

Facebook Allegedly Hid Inflated Video Ad Metrics of Up to 900 Percent

Facebook Allegedly Hid Inflated Video Ad Metrics of Up to 900 Percent

Video ad metrics issue was known one year before disclosure

Facebook Won't Display Ads on Its Portal Devices, Will Use Data for Ad Targeting

Facebook Won't Display Ads on Its Portal Devices, Will Use Data for Ad Targeting

Backpedals on Portal and Portal+ focus on privacy

Facebook Says FBI Asked Them Not to Reveal Attackers Behind Last Month's Breach

Facebook Says FBI Asked Them Not to Reveal Attackers Behind Last Month's Breach

30 million out of the estimated 50 had access tokens stolen

Facebook Removes 559 Pages and 251 Accounts for Spam

Facebook Removes 559 Pages and 251 Accounts for Spam

For breaking spam and coordinated inauthentic behavior rules

Facebook to Circumvent Cross-Site Tracking Block with New First-Party Cookie

Facebook to Circumvent Cross-Site Tracking Block with New First-Party Cookie

The new cookie to help advertisers track users across sites

Instagram Testing Sharing of Precise Location History with Facebook

Instagram Testing Sharing of Precise Location History with Facebook

Opt-in feature to help Facebook improve the platform

Apple Beats Microsoft in Best Global Brands Top

Apple Beats Microsoft in Best Global Brands Top

16 percent brand value increase scored by both

Facebook Accused of Collecting Children's Personal Info in FTC Complaint

Facebook Accused of Collecting Children's Personal Info in FTC Complaint

Messenger Kids app data collection reportedly breaking COPPA

FTC Releases Alert about Facebook Breach Involving 50 Million Users

FTC Releases Alert about Facebook Breach Involving 50 Million Users

Details the next steps users should take after the breach

Facebook Adds Anti-Bullying Tools For Users and Young Public Figures

Facebook Adds Anti-Bullying Tools For Users and Young Public Figures

Comment reporting and moderation among the new tools added

Third-Party Apps Using Facebook Login Also Affected by Latest Hacking Incident

Third-Party Apps Using Facebook Login Also Affected by Latest Hacking Incident

Tokens could've been used by hackers to control Instagram

  • Security
  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 28th, 2018
50 Million Facebook Users Affected by Account Take Over Security Issue

50 Million Facebook Users Affected by Account Take Over Security Issue

40 million more also having their access tokens reset

Facebook Uses Your 2FA Phone Number for Ad Targeting

Facebook Uses Your 2FA Phone Number for Ad Targeting

Facebook exchanges your privacy for ad revenue

  • Security
  • By Sergiu Gatlan
  • September 26th, 2018
Police Makes Fake Accounts for Snooping. Facebook Sends Harsh Letter.

Police Makes Fake Accounts for Snooping. Facebook Sends Harsh Letter.

Police refuses to comment because of ongoing litigation

Facebook Adds Extra Security Tools for US Campaign-Affiliated Users

Facebook Adds Extra Security Tools for US Campaign-Affiliated Users

The pilot program is launched before 2018 midterm elections

 
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