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  • How to keep your Facebook account secure

    07.04.2015

    When last November Facebook asked users to comment the proposed changes to the social network's terms of use, data policy, and cookies policy, it also introduced Privacy Basics, a page offering easy-to-understand interactive guides that explain some of the most commonly asked questions about Facebook use.

  • Payments via Facebook Messenger soon to be a reality

    18.03.2015

    A few months from now, US-based users of Facebook's Messenger app will be able to send and receive money via it for free, the company has announced on Tuesday.

  • Facebook worm spreads by leveraging cloud services

    13.03.2015

    Facebook users are in danger of having their computers turned in a bot by a worm that spreads via the social network.

  • Unpatched security vulnerabilities affecting Facebook

    11.03.2015

    A web security researcher from Portugal has discovered several vulnerabilities affecting Facebook that he considers to be serious, but hasn't had much success convincing the company of that, so he shared the information with the public.

  • Apple Watch scams target Twitter and Facebook users

    11.03.2015

    It didn't take long for spammers to jump on the Apple Watch bandwagon - they set up a Twitter account named "Apple Giveaways", and began spamming out messages to random users, telling them they have been "chosen" and urging them to visit the site linked in the message.




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