"Facebook Security" Posts

Phishing Attack Research: Facebook Tops Most Imitated Brands

Phishing attacks imitate Facebook’s brand more than others, Check Point research reveals. MSSPs & MSPs can fight back with cybersecurity awareness training.

Facebook Data Leak: Personal Info of Nearly 270 Million Users Exposed

Nearly 270 million Facebook users have had their user IDs, phone numbers and names left in an unsecured database accessible on the Internet for anyone to mine, a security researcher said.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 24 December 2019

Today’s MSSP news involves Dell-Secureworks, Facebook Data Breach, LockerGoga & MegaCortex ransomware, Mastercard Buys RiskRecon, Perch Security PerchyCon & more.

Facebook Security: Robbers Stole Personal, Banking Data on 30K Employees

Thieves have reportedly stolen personal banking and payroll information of nearly 30,000 current and former Facebook employees, reports say.

Facebook Removes Hacker Marketplaces

Facebook removes 70-plus online marketplaces and exchanges that hacker groups operated. Cisco Talos researchers discovered the groups.

Facebook Acquiring Cybersecurity Firm?

Facebook considers major cybersecurity acquisition to strengthen data protection, thwart hackers & boost its reputation for  customer privacy, according a report.

Facebook Security Breach: GDPR Impact, Fine?

A Facebook data breach impacting 50 million accounts could have major GDPR (general data protection regulation) compliance implications. But will the social media breach trigger a fine?

Facebook Data Privacy Debate: CISO Reportedly Exiting

Facebook battles to defend its social media brand amid massive Cambridge Analytica data privacy controversy. Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) apparently plans exit.