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Facebook must unblock NSO Group employee’s account, Israeli court rules

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

It is the latest twist in a broader, high-stakes legal battle between Facebook and NSO Group,

Anti-virus firm Avast shuts down its data-selling subsidiary

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The episode reinforced concerns about the ability of big tech firms to collect and monetize user data.

FBI assesses Russian apps may be counterintelligence threat

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

The letter sent to Sen. Chuck Schumer is in response to concerns about FaceApp.

NSO employees take Facebook to Israeli court to unblock accounts

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The plot has thickened in a legal battle between the social media giant and surveillance vendor.

Antivirus companies, anti-abuse nonprofits join forces to combat stalkerware

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

More cybersecurity companies are taking the software seriously, even though the apps are not typically flagged as malicious.

Facebook confirms bug that activated iOS cameras

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

Longstanding concerns with the way Facebook handles user data resulted in more worries this week.

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