Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Tag: facebook

WhatsApp Vulnerability Allow MP4 File Code Execution

In WhatsApp a security vulnerability introduced last week could be exploited in order to remotely execute arbitrary code on affected phones. The issue is a...

Billions of Fake Accounts on Facebook Nixes

Wednesday's Facebook reported that this year, around 5.4 billion fake accounts were taken down in an indication of the ongoing fight against manipulation and...

400 Mn Facebook Users’ Phone Numbers Exposed in Privacy Lapse: Reports

Telephone figures associated to over 400 million Facebook accounts have been listed for social media giant online in the recent privacy situation, US media...

Without a real explanation Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp repaired

In July 3, Instagram and its popular communication program, WhatsApp, became the sister network for image sharing in Facebook. Facebook was in full swing....

Facebook to shut down Huawei to comply with U.S. sanctions

On Friday, Facebook said it cut Huawei off its popular social network apps to comply with U.S. sanctions and further remove the Chinese tech...

Facebook is losing its offer to block the data security hearing...

On Friday the Supreme Court of Ireland dismissed Facebook's request that a landmark data security case not be brought before the European Court of...

Facebook Figures 5% of the accounts are Fake

On Thursday, Facebook said it has recently disabled billions of "bad actors" bogus accounts, with five percent likely to be bogus. The latest Facebook report...

Without permission, Facebook harvested 1.5 million email contacts

Over the course of three years, Facebook has "unintentionally" uploaded and saved email contact information from approximately 1.5 million users. This problem came to light...

How Facebook tracks non- users through Android applications

Facebook tracks users of Android through apps, even if they are not users of Facebook. LEIPZIG, GERMANY– If you quit or never joined Facebook because...