Web trackers like Bandsintown are exploiting the "Login with Facebook" feature to gain access to data from the social media firm's users, according a report by security researchers at the Freedom to Tinker blog.
In an effort to reduce its liability under Europe's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) set to take effect in May, Facebook has transferred responsibility for more than 1.5 billion users in Latin America, Asia, Africa and Australia.
The US is prepared to take aggressive action against Russia for a recent, extended campaign of cyber-attacks on infrastructure assets around the world by compromising devices such as routers and firewalls.
A Nigerian man pleaded guilty Wednesday in a US Manhattan Federal Court to helping perpetuate business email compromise (BEC) scams aimed at netting millions of dollars.
A newly identified malware, SMASHINGCOCONUT, bears a striking resemblance to malware used by North Korea in a November 2014 cyber-attack on Sony, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said in an intelligence note.