Facebook security - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Facebook security

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Facebook believes spammers behind hack – report

Oct 18, 2018 - 9:40 PM

People familiar with the company's internal investigation say Facebook doesn't think the hack was done by a nation-state

FACEBOOK. Facebook logos are pictured on the screens of a smartphone  and a laptop computer, in central London on November 21, 2016. File photo by Justin Tallis/AFP

Rappler Talk: Legal ramifications Facebook faces in PH for security breach

Oct 06, 2018 - 2:00 PM

Rappler talks to the National Privacy Commission's complaints and investigations chief, Francis Acero, about what penalties Facebook may face in light of the September 2018 hack


Irish data authority probes Facebook over breach of 50M accounts

Oct 04, 2018 - 11:51 AM

The Irish probe has been touted as the first major test of the reformed European regulation which came into effect in May

FACEBOOK. This illustration picture taken on April 19, 2018 in Paris shows the tablet and smartphone app for Facebook. Photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP


What we know: Facebook's September 2018 security breach

Oct 04, 2018 - 11:20 AM

So far, these are the things that Facebook has revealed about their security failure

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Alleged stolen Facebook accounts selling for $3 to $12 – report

Oct 03, 2018 - 1:52 PM

(UPDATED) If all 50 million of the affected Facebook accounts get sold on the dark web, the hackers would reel in anywhere from $150 million to $600 million

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PLDT to nearly double int'l submarine cable capacity to 8.4 Tbps by 2019

Nov 17, 2017 - 2:44 PM

By the end of this year, PLDT’s submarine cable capacity will be 4.49 Tbps – up 140% from 2015

Facebook offers Indian women tools to protect privacy

Jun 22, 2017 - 9:38 PM

Facebook and local activists to develop tools that offer women greater control over their profiles

5 safety tips from Facebook

Oct 25, 2016 - 7:50 PM

Want to make sure your Facebook profile is secure? Check out these tips

Facebook rolls out Security Checkup tool for Android

Jan 27, 2016 - 1:40 PM

Security settings can now be better managed even on your smartphone

How to opt out of Facebook's tailored ads

Jun 13, 2014 - 9:14 PM

Facebook collects user s browsing data so it can customize ads on the site here s how to turn it off

At the mercy of Facebook's Zuckerberg

May 17, 2014 - 8:45 AM

Because the issue is not just about algorithms it s also about the sheer volume of information the world’s second most visited website has about its users

Facebook wants more sincere "Likes"

Sep 01, 2012 - 9:59 AM

Facebook is cracking down on Likes from compromised accounts deceived users and malware