Facebook’s history betrays its privacy pivot

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:00:00 +0000

Facebook’s self-proclaimed pivot to privacy faces a fierce opponent—Facebook’s own history.

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A week in security (March 11 – 17)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:57:10 +0000

A roundup of security news from March 11–17 covering our most recent blogs and other news, including Lazarus Group, Emotet, PSD2, reputation management, Google’s Nest, and Firefox Send.

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Explained: Payment Service Directive 2 (PSD2)

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:00:00 +0000

PSD2 is coming to the EU. What is it? How will it be used? What are the implications? Many questions and some answers and recommendations.

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¿Se está trabajando en una Facebookcoin?

Credit to Author: Naked Security| Date: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:04:24 +0000

Facebook, Signal y Telegram están planeando crear criptomonedas. Pero ¿por qué ahora? Y ¿tendrán éxito? El New York Times ha publicado un artículo sobre los planes de estas tres empresas sobre las criptomonedas, citando informes en los que se muestra que están avanzados. Los planes de Facebook son los más secretos. Mark Zuckerberg ha mostrado [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/DjQkr24SLw8″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Labs survey finds privacy concerns, distrust of social media rampant with all age groups

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 13:00:00 +0000

Our survey and accompanying report find that, no matter their age, users have deep concerns about the privacy of their data online and take significant steps to secure it. Learn how public distrust in corporations’ ability to protect and use data in ethically responsible ways has shaped their behavior online.

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Will pay-for-privacy be the new normal?

Credit to Author: davidruiz| Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2019 17:04:22 +0000

As the US considers new data privacy laws, at least two new proposals include calls to exchange money for privacy—an unwelcome bargain for users. Before pay-for-privacy becomes law, privacy as a right should become industry practice.

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A week in security (February 18 – 24)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 16:52:20 +0000

A roundup of security news from February 18–24 covering our most recent blogs and happenings in the world of infosec, including ATM hacking, Facebook location settings, spear phishing, and more.

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