Facebook has open-sourced osquery, a framework that exposes an operating system as a high-performance relational database and allows developers to write SQL-based queries to explore operating systems, diagnose problems, troubleshoot performance issues, and so on.
Remember when last summer Yahoo announced they will recycle inactive accounts and offer them to other users? The scheme was more or less successful.
In the spirit of November as National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Facebook security engineer Chris Long shared how the company discovers that some of its users' accounts could be compromised and preemptively pushes them towards changing the password.
Facebook has announced that all vulnerabilities affecting the company's ads code will now be worth twice as much to the bug hunters who find and responsibly disclose them via Facebook's bug bounty program.
A new scam is taking advantage of Emma Watson’s growing popularity and using the Harry Potter star as bait to spread malware on Facebook, warns antivirus solutions provider Bitdefender.