Kaspersky researchers find 'Cookiethief' Android Trojan that steals session cookies to hijack Facebook accounts.
900 million posts to Whisper, an online-confession app, were found unprotected in a database, which could lead to some posts being traced back to their posters.
10.6 million MGM Resorts guest records were posted in a hacking forum, and the company confirmed it had a data breach last summer.
Flaws in the WhatsApp desktop program for Windows and Mac could let a hacker hijack a Mac or PC, so update it now.
The new business-focussed app in development by Google combines some of its most used apps into one.
Here are the biggest tech fails of 2019, from failed Apple and Google products to the infamous Equifax scandal.
Apple and Google have pulled chat platform ToTok from their app stores following reports that the service is a government spy tool used by the United Arab Emirates.
The Spidey Bot Windows malware injects itself into Discord's code and steals your username, email address, IP address, phone number and Discord user token.
X-rays, MRI and CT scan images of 24 million patients worldwide can be viewed by anyone with internet access.
Eight states are investigating Facebook, and a similar probe will soon be launched into Google. Here's what you need to know.
Most people won't get much money from the Equifax data-breach settlement, but the free identity protection is worth quite a bit.
The U.S. attorney general and FBI director want tech companies to provide encryption backdoors. But security experts don't think that's realistic.
Facebook found a technical error in the Messenger Kids app that lets strangers join group chats. Here's what parents need to know about the security flaw.
Instagram announced tests that hide likes and views on posts today on Twitter. Though it sounds like bad news for influencers, researchers suggest it could be good for our youth.
The latest addition to Instagram’s Stories feature brings more of the social-networking app’s capabilities closer together. Here’s how it works.
Government officials want tech companies to put backdoors in encrypted communications apps — and may turn to Congress to make it happen.
Prepare to up your ‘gram game with these genius Instagram Stories hacks you probably never knew about.
Under a new policy, tweets from politicians that break Twitter’s content guidelines will be harder to see.
Yolo is back, but not as a simple catchphrase. Now, it's a Snapchat-adjacent app with some potential privacy concerns.
Much like Snapchat's Stories, WhatsApp now lets you post decorated images and videos as status updates. Here's how.
Here's how to update WhatsApp to helps make sure your phone is safe from the spyware targeting Android and iOS devices.
Data-crawling software could be installed on devices via a WhatsApp phone call, based on a recently discovered vulnerability.
If you want to ditch Instagram, follow these step-by-step instructions for deactivating your account.
Privacy figures to be a big topic of discussion at the upcoming Facebook F8 conference. But does Facebook have any credibility left after so many public blunders?
Facebook said unencrypted passwords of hundreds of millions of Facebook, Facebook Lite, Instagram users were visible to company employees.
You can minimize the damage from identity theft if you catch it early. Here's how to tell if your identity has been stolen.