Privacy

Irish regulator investigates Facebook over private photo glitch

8 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   5 articles

An Irish regulator said on Friday it was investigating Facebook Inc following the company's disclosure that a bug may have exposed private photos of up to 6.8 million users...
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RaceAhead: A Seven-Year-Old Guatemalan Girl Dies In Border Control Custody

9 hours ago   |   Fortune

Here's your week in review, in haiku. 1. Wanted, Chief Fixer: Must be willing to keep the "hush" in hush payments 2. As Mika butts out, Elon breaks down; Maria locked and...
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Facebook Says Bug Opened Access to Private Photos

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

The announcement is the latest in a string of problems the social network has had with consumer data.
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New Facebook bug exposed photos of up to 6.8 million users

11 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   5 articles

Facebook Inc said it had fixed a bug that may have exposed private photos of up to 6.8 million users, the latest in a string of glitches that have caused regulators around the...
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Facebook Discovers New Security Flaw Affecting Up to 6.8 Million Users

12 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   4 articles

Facebook users have another privacy breach to worry about. The company, on Friday, announced it had discovered a bug in its code that exposed unshared photos of as many as 6.8...
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Facebook hosted a pop-up event in New York City for 1 day only to teach people about privacy. Here's what it was like to visit

Facebook hosted a pop-up event in New York City for 1 day only to teach people about privacy. Here's what it was like to visit

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook hosted a pop-up in New York City's Bryant Park for one day only on December 13. The pop-up aimed to educate users on how to manage their privacy settings and change...
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Taylor Swift sparks privacy concerns for secretly using facial recognition tech on fans

Taylor Swift sparks privacy concerns for secretly using facial recognition tech on fans

13 hours ago   |   RT

Singer Taylor Swift has sparked privacy and surveillance fears after secretly filming fans, using facial recognition software in a bid to detect stalkers on her concert tour.
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China Is Now the Greatest Threat to Americans' Privacy

15 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Eli Lake , Bloomberg
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Police search for more victims of accused 'peeping Tom' at Petaluma Sheraton

1 day ago   |   ABC

Check into a hotel, close the door to the room, and a person expects privacy. Unfortunately, that doesn't appear to be the case at this Sheraton location.
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How consumers rank Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube on privacy, fake news, content relevance, safety, and sharing

How consumers rank Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube on privacy, fake news, content relevance, safety, and sharing

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Digital trust is the confidence people have in a platform to protect their information and provide a safe environment for them to create and engage with content. Business...
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Federal judge in Texas strikes down Affordable Care Act

Federal judge in Texas strikes down Affordable Care Act

A federal judge in Texas said on Friday that the Affordable Care Act's individual coverage mandate is unconstitutional. Read more ...

Trump names Mulvaney 'acting' chief of staff

Trump names Mulvaney 'acting' chief of staff

Mick Mulvaney, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, will become the acting White House chief of staff replacing John Kelly Read more ...

Trump: Budget director Mick Mulvaney named acting chief of staff

Trump: Budget director Mick Mulvaney named acting chief of staff

Mick Mulvaney will replace John Kelly, who is leaving at the end of the year. Read more ...

19-year-old US soldier dies in Afghanistan

19-year-old US soldier dies in Afghanistan

The death of Army Pfc. Joshua Mikeasky was under investigation, according to the Department of Defense. Read more ...

Facebook says bug wrongly gave third-party apps access to photos of up to...

Facebook says bug wrongly gave third-party apps access to photos of up to 6.8M users

The breach occurred for 12 days in September. Read more ...

USOC picks Salt Lake City to bid for future Winter Olympics

USOC picks Salt Lake City to bid for future Winter Olympics

Salt Lake City earned widespread praise for hosting the 2002 Winter Games, making a return appearance seem almost inevitable. Read more ...

Here's Kate Middleton and Prince William's 2018 Christmas Card Portrait With...

Here's Kate Middleton and Prince William's 2018 Christmas Card Portrait With the Royal Kids

Louis has gotten so big! Read more ...

Michelle Obama shares what the 'darkest day' was like in the White House...

Michelle Obama shares what the 'darkest day' was like in the White House: the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting

Friday marks the six-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting. In her new memoir, " Becoming ," Michelle Obama details what the atmosphere was like at the White House after... Read more ...

Ex-Trump lawyer: 'I knew what I was doing was wrong'

Ex-Trump lawyer: 'I knew what I was doing was wrong'

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen says he bought the silence of two women because Trump was "very concerned" about how their stories of alleged... Read more ...

Jon Kyl Resigning As Arizona Senator After Replacing John McCain

Jon Kyl Resigning As Arizona Senator After Replacing John McCain

The state's GOP governor will need to name another replacement. Read more ...