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Zuckerburg Apologizes for Facebook Privacy Changes

Zuckerburg Apologizes for Facebook Privacy Changes

A video recently went up where Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took the time to apologize to Facebook’s users for the multiple recent confusing and “open by default” changes to Facebook’s privacy settings.

The Perfect Crime, the perfect alibi: My Facebook Status

The Perfect Crime, the perfect alibi: My Facebook Status

The NY Times brings us the story of Rodney Bradford. He’s the 19 year old Brooklyn man whose lawyer, Robert Reuland, invoked one of the first known “Facebook alibis” in his defense of the 19 year old Bradford on what were a second set of robbery charges he was facing. Since the Facebook defense is […]

Meet Faith...or Emily...or...the face of the new Facebook attack

Facebook’s Faith: A New Scareware Attack

On Thursday morning, AVG researcher Roger Thompson, after sourcing some spyware attacks to a series of Facebook profiles, noted that these few hundred profiles were showing up with the same profile image (seen at left) but different profile information. The home video link on these profiles, belonging to Faith / Emily / whoever, points to the a web site that displays scareware dialogs.