Facebook says four Chrome browser extensions stole, and may still be stealing, information from Facebook user profiles.
More than 70TB of user posts to the right-wing social network Parler were 'scraped' by online activists before the site went offline. The data might help the FBI find Capitol Hill rioters.
Twitter has permanently banned Donald Trump's personal account, citing the potential of 'further incitement of violence' by the president.
WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger collect a copious amount of user data compared to other top messaging apps, according to Apple's new privacy labels.
Mark Zuckerberg has indefinitely banned President Trump from Facebook and Instagram until further notice, following the riot by in the U.S. Capitol that was provoked by Trump.
Tweets by President Trump deemed to incite violence have been removed by Twitter, as calls to suspend his account grow.
Facebook hit with antitrust lawsuits by the U.S. government and 48 states alleging it's a social media monopoly
The second-generation Facebook Portal smart display is a big improvement over the original, privacy issues notwithstanding.
Data scraped from nearly 235 million Instragram, TikTok and YouTube profiles ended up in an unprotected online database.
The TikTok Android app secretly tracked millions of users by collecting permanent device IDs in violation of Google's rules, a report says.
ExpressVPN says it's seeing a rapid increase in customers following the U.S. government's announcement that it intends to ban TikTok unless an American firm buys it.
President Trump's TikTok ban, explained: How his executive orders will affect TikTok users, Fortnite and more.
Trump has changed his mind on banning TikTok, and has given Microsoft 45 days to complete the purchase of the Chinese viral-video app.
The best Snapchat filters range from beautifying prisms that adjust your face to downright goofy virtual masks befitting Halloween.
A TikTok ban in the U.S. could shake up the social media space — here's why and when it could happen.
The massive Twitter hack yesterday was due to intruders gaining access to Twitter's internal control panels -- but it could have been worse.
Wells Fargo has asked employees to stop using TikTok on company-owned phones due to security worries.
Flaws in TP-Link's mobile app for its Kasa smart-home devices could let hackers spy on you and take over your accounts.
Facebook admitted that some 5,000 third-party app developers got access to user personal data beyond a 90-day usage cutoff.
At least 25 malicious Android apps that amassed millions of downloads were designed to steal Facebook login credentials.
WhatsApp is rate-limiting message forwarding again to stop the spread of false information around COVID-19.
This new coronavirus scams promises Starbucks gift cards if you can get enough friends to open a link. Don't fall for it.