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Facebook Identity Theft

7 Ways to Avoid Identity Theft Before Facebook Gets Hacked

Adam Levin | Posted 02.14.2014 | Technology
Adam Levin

An identity thief can make life very difficult for you. As the hacks of the New York Times and Twitter prove, it's only a matter of time. And how can anyone in their right mind "Like" that?

Facebook's Fake Numbers: 'One Billion Users' May Be Less Than 500 Million

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 02.10.2013 | Technology
Janet Tavakoli

Facebook's reported user numbers appear to be off by a country mile. Multiple user accounts seem to be chronic. Moreover, besides run-of-the-mill fakes and duplicates, Facebook's identity-theft-enabling business model is, in my opinion, a disgrace for any U.S. public company.

Facebook's Fraud Problem: Worse Than It Appears in Disclosures

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 01.26.2013 | Technology
Janet Tavakoli

No matter how you look at it, at the time of its IPO, Facebook either underreported the fraud problem, or the fraud growth soared. When was Facebook first invaded by this "new" herd of the walking dead? If Facebook didn't underreport, then why is fraud soaring?

WARNING: What Not To Post On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith and Bianca Bosker | Posted 02.13.2014 | Technology

According to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, the company's unofficial mission is to make "the world more open and connected." But there are limits to ho...