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Posts Tagged ‘facebook’

Stay Safe on Social Networks

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

The recent outbreak of phishing emails circulating on Facebook has put the safety and security of social networking websites back in the spotlight. (more…)

New phishing scam spreading on Facebook

Thursday, May 21st, 2009

Facebook users are being warned over yet another apparent phishing scam circulating on the popular social networking site. (more…)

UK Gov’t targets social networking sites in latest privacy row

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

Social networking sites such as Facebook, Bebo and Myspace could be monitored by the UK Government under proposed amendments to anti-terrorism laws. (more…)

Facebook issues another security warning

Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

Facebook users are once again at the centre of a security scare as a new variant of the “Koobface” worm has emerged to target users of the social networking site. (more…)

Facebook users targeted by advance-fee fraudsters

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Facebook users are being warned to be vigilant after it was revealed that Nigerian scammers are infiltrating user accounts in an attempt to extort thousands from “friends”. (more…)