Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX) said the U.S. should target the social media influence that the Islamic State uses to inspire domestic attacks.
Arizona's broad revenge porn law would have put artistic and news photographers, booksellers, publishers, librarians and others at risk.
Porn malware is spamming Facebook timelines and news feeds across India. Authorities say its part of the Kilim malware family.
Attackers claiming to be with the SEA compromised the official website for the U.S. Army, posting
Uber has updated its privacy policies to use less legal jargon, be more concise and easier to understand.
In the survey, 27 percent of kids aged 8 to 16 said they would meet, or have met, someone in person they first interacted with online.
Twenty New Jersey high school and middle school students are facing invasion of privacy charges following a "sexting" scandal.
Aran Khanna, a Harvard College student, created a Google Chrome extension to highlight the location data Facebook's Messenger app collects about users.
Researchers have discovered a new type of of malware, dubbed 'Linux Moose,' that targets Linux based devices and uses them to create fraudulent social media accounts.
Researchers at Trend Micro have discovered a scheme where criminals are using Facebook to distribute malware disguised as a Google Chrome video installer file.
Social has changed many aspects of information security. Fascinatingly, enterprise has been slow to embrace community sourcing security intelligence.
On Tuesday, the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) published trends and findings from 2014.
Nexgate, a division of Proofpoint, analyzed compliance related to more than 32,000 social media accounts belonging to Fortune 100 companies.
Two men were arrested for conspiring to breach Photobucket security and sell private information.
Organizations turn to cloud precisely because it allows both flexibility and scalability. But, many still view cloud - and cloud vendors - with trepidation, pointing to security issues, such as last year's iCloud breach, which revealed nude celebrity photos and consequently dominated the headlines in 2014.
Following the release of a European report on Facebook's privacy practices, the company released a blog post retort on Wednesday.
Hillary Clinton has hired Google executive Stephanie Hannon to serve as (CTO) for Clinton's expected 2016 presidential campaign.
Symantec observed that the botnet services were being advertised on the underground, but also through public postings.
The White House announced that former Facebook executive David Recordon will serve as the first ever director of White House information technology.
Malwarebytes researchers observed Facebook users being infected with a worm when clicking on a link in a post promising pornographic content.
Social engineering will always be a looming threat for organizations, and spear phishing plays a significant part.
The business-oriented social network has agreed to compensate paid users of its service impacted by its previous data breach.
The API-based platform will give companies flexibility in sharing threat information.
The CyberCaliphate has claimed responsibility over the attack, in which they posted threatening messages aimed at President Obama's family.
During the short-lived hijack, the attackers were able to post the obscene messages and change the Mexican food chain's profile image and bio.
If the deal is finalized, the social media giant would have to pay a number of its premium memberships subscribers up to $50.
More than 100,000 Facebook users have been infected with a new trojan that drops when a victim attempts to watch a porn video.
To avoid damage from staff using social media, a radio network made certain its cloud was defended. Greg Masters reports.
A woman accused a federal agent of using her cellphone data to create a fake Facebook page.
Symantec warns of a phishing campaign that fools victims with fake emails from LinkedIn Support.
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