Facebook Phishing Scam: Crooks Using Messenger Chatbots to Steal Login Data

The new phishing scam uses malicious and fake chatbots to steal login credentials of unsuspected Facebook users through Facebook Messenger. A new phishing campaign has been discovered by Trustwave security…

Play Store Apps Caught Spreading Android Malware to Millions

The apps were loaded with info-stealing malware that can extract victims’ Facebook credentials and download other software, etc. According to researchers at Dr. Web, at least a dozen mobile apps…

Facebook to Terminate some Location Tracking Services and Features

The social network giant plans the year’s most extensive bulk data deletion, including wiping out users’ location histories. Last year, Facebook decided to shut down its infamous facial recognition system…

Why you need to install and use Instagram story saver

It is quite difficult to deny the fact that we live in the age of the Internet. According to analytics firm App Annie, a person currently interacts with their mobile…

Hamas Hackers Posing as Women to Con Snr Israeli Officials into Installing Malware

A Middle Eastern hacking group supposedly connected to Hamas uses malware to steal sensitive data from Windows and Android devices of high-ranking Israeli officials. Sophisticated Catfish Campaign Targeting Israeli Officials…

Meta’s Universal Translator Will Not Be the End of Human Translation

Will Meta’s Universal Translator be the end of human translations in the translation agency? This article examines why it will be challenging to create one. For those who grew up…

Facebook, Twitter, Google move to intercept Russian propaganda, disinformation about Ukraine

Written by Tim Starks Feb 28, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP In recent days, social media companies have gotten more active in stemming the flow of official Russian propaganda, as well tackling…

Researchers detect fresh wave of hacking attacks on Palestinian targets

Written by AJ Vicens Feb 2, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A hacking group is targeting Palestinian people and organizations with a wave of years-old malware, according to research published Wednesday. The…

White House hosts open-source software security summit in light of expansive Log4j flaw

Written by Tim Starks Jan 13, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Tech giants and federal agencies will meet at the White House on Thursday to discuss open-source software security, a response to…

Facebook Aka Meta Bans Seven Spy-For-Hire Entities

Meta published a report on the 16th of December, named “Threat Report on the Surveillance-for-Hire Industry”, where it announced that it banned six alleged entities and a Chinese law enforcement…