Tags YouTube

Scammers targeted YouTube creators to takeover accounts, promote crypto investment fraud

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

YouTube has struggled with scammers taking over channels to spread cryptocurrency scams before.

YouTube joins Silicon Valley backlash against Trump content

by Joe Warminsky • 1 year ago

In practice, YouTube's decision is similar to Facebook's move against the president last week.

Facebook, Twitter act on Trump's false messaging after violence at Capitol

by Joe Warminsky • 1 year ago

Trump's activity was the extension of a long and ultimately dangerous line of public comments.

Senators warn YouTube to buck up on misinformation

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

Video content poses a unique threat.

Google finds Indian hack-for-hire firms exploiting coronavirus fears via spearphishing schemes

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

Indian hack-for-hire firms are impersonating the World Health Organization in spearphishing email campaigns, according to Google.

European police remove 26,000 pieces of Islamic State content from social media

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Accused terrorists long have exploited algorithms to capitalize on users’ attention.