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A French page impersonating Politico was nabbed in Facebook's latest takedown

by Jeff Stone • 1 week ago

It was the latest in Facebook's monthly updates about posts that violate the company's rules.

Twitter discloses API vulnerability that allowed snoops to tie phone numbers to accounts

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Twitter has made "a number of changes to the endpoint" to fix the issue.

Kuwait's state news agency says hackers breached its Twitter

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

The message appeared during a particularly fraught geopolitical moment in the Persian Gulf.

Pro-Soleimani messaging immediately floods Twitter following general's death in drone strike

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

One Twitter hashtag was mentioned 95,000 times in three days, after receiving zero attention in the prior month.

Twitter removes nearly 6,000 accounts spreading Saudi-backed propaganda

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

Many of the tweets spouting anti-Qatar and anti-Iranian messaging, often in Arabic.

Seizure-triggering attack is stark example of how social media can be weaponized

by Shannon Vavra • 4 months ago

An attack focused on people following the Epilepsy Foundation's Twitter account shows that even normal use of a social media platform can be used for harm.

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