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Facebook no longer requires phone numbers for multi-factor authentication

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 days ago

The social media giant delivers another blow to the use of SMS for authentication purposes.

Pakistani military leverages Facebook Messenger for wide-ranging spyware campaign

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 weeks ago

The malware, dubbed Stealth Mango and Tangelo, appears to have successfully compromised government officials, medical professionals and civilians around the world.

Chrome malware targets cryptocurrency, spreads through Facebook's Messenger

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 4 weeks ago

A phishing scam via Facebook Messenger has led to the spread of "FacexWorm."

48 million profiles left exposed by data scraping firm, report says

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 month ago

The exposed data includes detailed information scraped from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Zillow.

Zuckerberg: Facebook warned campaigns in 2016 about Russian hackers

by Mark Satter • 2 months ago

Facebook directly notified campaigns in the U.S. 2016 election that they were targets of Russian hackers, CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed while testifying before the Senate today.

Facebook launches data abuse bounty program

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

The program is modeled after Facebook's security bug bounty program.

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