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533 million Facebook users’ personal data leaked online

by Shannon Vavra • 1 week ago

This leak places several important data points all in one place.

Senator hammers Facebook, Instagram over COVID-19 misinformation

by Tim Starks • 3 weeks ago

Sen. Mark Warner says he is particularly disturbed about how Instagram's algorithm appears to be promoting vaccine misinfo.

State prosecutors push Facebook, Twitter to do more to slow virus misinformation

by Shannon Vavra • 3 weeks ago

Their piece by piece approach isn't enough, the attorneys general said.

China-based hackers used front companies to hack Uighurs, Facebook says

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

Facebook’s investigators traced the Android developers to Beijing Best United Technology and Dalian 9Rush Technology.

Misinformation flooded Parler around Capitol insurrection, research finds

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

"Parler was a hotbed for misinformation publishers," the research found.

Proofpoint sues Facebook over dummy sites used for anti-phishing training

by Shannon Vavra • 2 months ago

Proofpoint argues it is using the domains in good faith.