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Facebook Bug Might Be Much Scarier Than We Thought

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 06.27.2013 | Technology

The Facebook bug that leaked the private contact information of 6 million users, confirmed by the company on Friday, appears to be worse than original...

How To Avoid The Virus On Facebook That Can Drain Your Bank Account

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology

If you click on the wrong link on Facebook, a virus may find its way into your bank account and drain it of all your money. The New York Times' Bits B...

Gerry Smith

Why Facebook No Longer Plays 'Whack-A-Mole' With Hackers

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 12.14.2012 | Technology

Two years ago, Facebook's security team began noticing a surge in a particular strain of computer virus. The malicious software stole credit card info...

WATCH OUT: Charlie Sheen Virus Spreads On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Be careful. A virus is spreading rapidly, primarily through Facebook, claiming that Charlie Sheen is dead. The dangerous posts, which have also pop...

Facebook Virus: Your Friend's Ex-Girlfriend Is Spreading A Virus On Facebook

mashable.com | About 2 Hours Ago Jennifer Van Grove | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Despite what you may be reading on Facebook today, your friend isn't trying to exact revenge on his super hot cheating ex-girlfriend. It's a worm. So ...

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nytimes.com | BRAD STONE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

It used to be that computer viruses attacked only your hard drive. Now they attack your dignity. Malicious programs are rampaging through Web sites...

Facebook Worm Spreading: Get The Details, Don't 'Click Da Button'

Nick FitzGerald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Like so many past worms, this one uses a suggestive come-on to lure the unsuspecting into clicking a link, and after some behind-the-scenes shenanigan...

Facebook Worm: Koobface Worm In New Form Infects Facebook, MySpace

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Facebook and MySpace user beware: the Koobface virus is back in a new form. Huliq reports: A new strain of Koobface worm, a type of web application ...

FACEBOOK VIRUS

msn.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

AROUND THE WEB BBC: Facebook users hit by virus The Facebook Virus Spreads: No Social Network is Safe Once a computer has become infected...

Koobface Virus : Attacks Facebook

wired.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Attention new viewers: those 5000 "friends" you have on Facebook? They might not actually be your friends. In fact, some of them might be scammers try...

Facebook Virus "Koobface" Threatens 120 Million Users

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A new Facebook virus has users in its sights, and IT professionals are scrambling to alert users not to download suspicious files. Facebook's 120 mil...

New Virus Attacks Facebook Friends

Jack Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jack Myers

A malicious virus appears to have cracked the Facebook privacy firewalls and is sending thousands personal messages suggesting they are appearing in a YouTube video.