Privacy

Female hacker charged with stealing nude photos of Grady Sizemore

A teenage woman has been charged with hacking into Playboy playmate Brittany Binger’s email account, stealing naked photos of baseball star Grady Sizemore.


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Webcam cyber-sextortionist preyed on over 200 women

The FBI wants to find more victims of a hacker accused of spying on more than 200 women via their webcams, after infecting their computers with malware.


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Want to know who has blocked you on Facebook? Survey scammers take advantage

Think a Facebook app can tell you which of your friends has blocked you? Think again. Scammers exploit social networkers once again with revenue-generating surveys.


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Inside Facebook security, and how to better protect your account

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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How to protect yourself from Facebook Places

After earlier roll-outs in the USA and Japan, Facebook has now opened up its location-sharing service in the UK.

In a breakfast briefing in London, Facebook explained that the new service would make it easier for users to share where they were.

But hang on a minute – I don’t want to share where I am. And I don’t want other people to be able to share my location either.


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Details of 100 million Facebook users were *already* exposed on the net

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Germans take aim at Facebook over privacy

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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‘Peeping Tom’ arrested for webcam blackmail attack spree

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Has Mark Zuckerberg convinced you that Facebook is taking privacy seriously?

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Poll: 93% say Facebook should make you ‘opt-in’ to sharing rather than ‘opt-out’

It’s good news that Facebook has responded to user demand by making positive changes to simplify information sharing – it was a spaghetti jungle of options before – but it seems a lot of you still aren’t satisfied.


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Facebook privacy settings revamped: good news and bad news

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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60% of Facebook users consider quitting over privacy

Over the last few days we’ve been running an online poll asking Facebook users if privacy concerns might make them consider quitting the service.


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Embarrassing privacy flaw found on Facebook

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Rumours of Facebook privacy changes – but will it be too little too late?

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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‘Delete Facebook account’ is trending on Google

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Anti-peeping webcam protects your privacy

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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