“socialbots” Steal 250Gb of Facebook Data

A small array of scripts programmed to pass themselves off as real people stole 250 gigabytes worth of personal information from Facebook users in just eight weeks, researchers said... Read more »

Facebook Blocks Chrome Data Exporter

Facebook has blocked a Google Chrome extension that let you export information about your Facebook “friends” so that data can be shuttled into competing services. Known as Facebook Friends... Read more »

20,000 Underage Users Kicked Off Facebook Every Day

Facebook has revealed that about 20,000 children are kicked off the social networking site every day for lying about their age. Despite efforts to enforce the age limit policy,... Read more »

More Clickjacking Exposure for Facebook Users

Facebook users have been subjected to another round of “clickjacking” attacks that force them to authorize actions they had no intention of approving. The latest episode in this continuing... Read more »

Facebook Embedded App on GSM SIM Cards

The Dutch smartcard company Gemalto NV has developed an application that embeds Facebook on SIM cards, letting GSM phone users stay connected on Facebook without data plans. This move... Read more »

Facebook Shows You Security Love on Valentines Day

Facebook was showing the love this Valentines Day – giving all its users a nice tight hug letting us all know we are safe and secure ! As we... Read more »

Facebook Pages – New Functionality

New layout & photo gallery functionality released for Facebook page administrators. http://facebook.com Read more »