Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger bug made it possible for hackers to see who you have been chatting with

A security researcher has revealed details of a flaw in Facebook Messenger that made it possible for “any website to expose who you have been messaging with.”


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welivesecurity.com

Facebook Messenger’s creepy test of Conversation Topics

Need some more help choosing an inane conversation topic with your online friends? Don’t panic! Facebook appears keen to help you. But is its behaviour bordering on creepy?

Read more in my article on the We Live Security blog.


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Facebook Messenger gets opt-in end-to-end encryption with Secret Conversations

Facebook has begun to roll out end-to-end encryption for users of Facebook Messenger, following in the footsteps of the likes of WhatsApp.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.


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tripwire.com

How to stalk someone’s location on Facebook Messenger

A newly-released tool lets you creepily track the movements of other Facebook users and plot them on a map. Might your workers be sharing location data that could put your company’s security in danger?

Read more in my article on the Tripwire State of Security blog.


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