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Japan tells Facebook to improve data protection

Japan's government on Monday told U.S. technology firm Facebook Inc to better protect its users' personal data following lapses this year affecting tens of millions of people globally......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 22nd, 2018

Key Facebook investors join push to oust Mark Zuckerberg as chairman

This latest proposal comes after Facebook revealed hackers stole personal info from 29 million people......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 17th, 2018

Hackers stole millions of Facebook users’ personal data — here’s why you should be worried (FB)

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Some 30 million Facebook users were victims of the hacking attack it revealed recently. That attack exposed the personal information of many users, including their names, phone numbers, birth .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2018

Facebook: Hackers stole personal data of millions of users

An attack that forced the site to log out 90 million users last month directly affected 29 million people on the social network, the firm said as it released new details about the scope of the incident......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 12th, 2018

Facebook closed loophole that let parties see names in private groups, CNBC says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 12th, 2018

A hacker found Facebook quizzes with a flaw that could have exposed the data of 120 million people

Nametests.com An ethical hacker found a security loophole in Nametests.com, a popular maker of Facebook personality quizzes. The flaw could have exposed the Facebook data of more than.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2018

How To Get A Copy Of Your Apple ID Account Data

With the recent Facebook scandal regarding the misuse of personal data, people are more tuned in than ever as to how companies are using their information. Apple now allows cu.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 23rd, 2018

Facebook Has Suspended 200 Apps That May Have Misused People’s Private Data

Facebook used to give developers access to vast amounts of personal information. Facebook says it has suspended around 200 apps for potentially misusing people’s data, following an audit that was prompted .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 14th, 2018

Amid Facebook data theft row, Orkut says "Hello" to India in a new avatar

Based on the concept of building networks around communities, 'Hello' forms interest groups of people synced by what they like and are passionate about.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Facebook makes shaky data and privacy claims

Mark Zuckerberg cited "security purposes" Wednesday when asked by several lawmakers about Facebook's collection of personal data on people who never signed up for the social network but whose online behavior is nevertheless tracked by the company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Does Facebook collect data on non-members?

Mark Zuckerberg cited "security purposes" Wednesday when asked by several lawmakers about Facebook's collection of personal data on people who never signed up for the social network but whose online behavior is nevertheless tracked by the company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2018

Facebook Is the Least Trusted Major Tech Company When it Comes to Safeguarding Personal Data, Poll Finds

According to a Harris survey conducted on behalf of Fortune. Facebook is the least trustworthy of all major tech companies when it comes to safeguarding user data, according to a new national poll conducted .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 8th, 2018

Tavern closes unexpectedly in Charlotte"s NoDa

It’s the end of the line for this NoDa tavern. Solstice Tavern announced via Facebook on Monday that it has closed. “Due to circumstances beyond our control it is with regret we inform all our patrons that Solstice Tavern is now closed,” i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 5th, 2018

Facebook Removes Iranian Network That Was Spreading Disinformation

The social network said on Friday that it took down pages, groups and accounts that were distributing divisive content aimed at people in the U.S. and Britain......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytOct 26th, 2018

Facebook suspends more Iran-linked accounts

Facebook Inc said on Friday it had removed 82 pages, groups and accounts for coordinated inauthentic behavior that originated in Iran and targeted people in the UK and United States......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 26th, 2018

Japan to tell Facebook to improve data protection

The Japanese government is set to tell Facebook Inc (FB.O) to better protect its users' personal data after a leak involving British firm Cambridge Analytica that affected 87 million users globally, Kyodo News reported on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 22nd, 2018

Japan to tell Facebook to improve data protection: Kyodo

The Japanese government is set to tell Facebook Inc to better protect its users' personal data after a leak involving British firm Cambridge Analytica that affected 87 million users globally, Kyodo News reported on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 22nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook suspects spammers were culprits in latest data breach

Facebook Inc. believes that the hackers who gained access to the private information of 30 million of its users were spammers looking to make money through deceptive advertising, according to people familiar with the company’s internal investigation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2018

The People "Stopping Election Interference" Are The Ones Actually Rigging The Election

Authored by Daisy Luther via The Organic Prepper blog, Last week, Mark Zuckerberg made the media rounds to give a rather shady explanation of why Facebook suddenly closed hundreds of inc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 15th, 2018

Facebook Says 14 Million Accounts Had Broad Array Of Personal Data Stolen - New Hampshire Public Radio

New Hampshire Public RadioFacebook Says 14 Million Accounts Had Broad Array Of Personal Data StolenNew Hampshire Publi.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 14th, 2018