Facebook,privacy

08.10.15
Facebook oversight lets others find you by guessing phone numbers
08.10.15

Facebook oversight lets others find you by guessing phone numbers

Facebook's default settings make it easy to harvest the profiles of thousands of people just by guessing phone numbers.

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06.16.15
Belgium hauls Facebook to court over excessive tracking
06.16.15

Belgium hauls Facebook to court over excessive tracking

Belgium's privacy watchdog has sued Facebook, following through on a threat it made last month. It...

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06.04.15
Facebook Messenger only shares your location when you tell it to
06.04.15

Facebook Messenger only shares your location when you tell it to

Sharing your location with the person you're chatting with in Facebook Messenger isn't a new featu...

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05.27.15
Facebook tests a new Security Checkup to keep your account safe
05.27.15

Facebook tests a new Security Checkup to keep your account safe

Over the last few years Facebook has made a number of tweaks to make it easier to protect your acc...

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05.01.15
Facebook lets you choose what to share with 3rd party apps
05.01.15

Facebook lets you choose what to share with 3rd party apps

For ages, whenever you've wanted to use your Facebook credentials to log into a third party app li...

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04.24.15
Google and Facebook come out against government spying
04.24.15

Google and Facebook come out against government spying

The Department of Homeland Security is setting up shop in Silicon Valley, with the agency's head J...

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04.01.15
Facebook's web tracking could violate European privacy law
04.01.15

Facebook's web tracking could violate European privacy law

If Facebook thought it had a lot of privacy-related legal trouble on its plate, it hasn't seen any...

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12.25.14
Facebook facing class-action lawsuit over unauthorized message scanning
12.25.14

Facebook facing class-action lawsuit over unauthorized message scanning

We know: Despite its best attempts at proving otherwise, Facebook and privacy have an oil/water re...

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12.06.14
Mark Zuckerberg defends free Facebook, fires back at Apple and Ello
12.06.14

Mark Zuckerberg defends free Facebook, fires back at Apple and Ello

When Tim Cook published an open letter in September to address iCloud privacy and security concern...

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