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Facebook strikes again – Now asks new subscribers for passwords to their email accounts

Facebook just can’t get a break. After a long string of accusations directed at the social platform for security and privacy concerns, Facebook has now been caught using an appalling security practice – demanding new subscribers hand over the password to their email. Just weeks after it was revealed that Facebook had stored user [...]

Our Love/Hate Relationship with Social Media

Recently published results from a Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll have revealed something obvious and astounding – we have a love/hate relationship with social media. A group of over 1000 adults spanning age, race, gender and political ideologies overwhelmingly said that they held a negative view of the effects of social media on their lives. [...]

The Importance of Securing Our “Personal Digital Content”

Way back in 1999 while discussing consumer privacy issues, the CEO of Sun Microsystems famously told a group of reporters: “You have zero privacy anyway. Get over it”. With the rapid evolution of technology in the 20 years since then, and the more recent explosion of social media, it's easy to forget that the issues [...]