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Facebook faces a $3.2 billion lawsuit

Facebook faces a $3.2 billion class action lawsuit in the UK for allegedly abusing its dominant market position by exploiting the personal data of 44 million users. Liza Lovdahl Gormsen, a senior adviser to the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), said it will represent Facebook users from 2015 to 2019 in the UK to bring […]

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The data of millions of Vietnamese ‘virtual currency’ investors is for sale online

Hackers are selling data of millions of users of ONUS – one of the most popular cryptocurrency investment applications developed by Vietnamese people. A member of R***forums recently shared “achievement” of successfully breaking into the server of the Goonus.io website. This is the official website of ONUS – a cryptocurrency investment application developed by Vietnamese […]

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The 2nd largest carrier in the US apologizes for exposing information of 47.8 million people

The second largest carrier in the US admits hackers have stolen information of tens of millions of customers, and recommends safety measures. On August 18, T-Mobile announced the results of its investigation into the cyberattack discovered last week. The network operator confirmed that the hacker had taken away the information of 47.8 million people. “The […]

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5 ways to increase the security of your data

Visiting any website makes us feel like we are being watched, because this is true. Could you uncover a secret advertising ID on your mobile device that could reveal where you live and even your most recent online shopping list? Even information such as IP address and live address can be tracked easily. This is […]

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Facebook ‘scares’ its users to be crawled

Facebook and all other applications on iOS 14.5 must obtain user permission before collecting usage data. In the latest update on iOS 14, the Facebook and Instagram apps pop up a message asking users to allow them to collect data. In the announcement, Facebook said retrieving user data helps them “use Facebook for free”. Facebook […]