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According to Facebook, malicious quiz apps were used to harvest thousands of users' profile data. Anyone who wants to take the quizzes are asked to install browser extensions, which then lift data ranging from names and profile pictures to private lists of friends....read more
A charity has found that sex offenders are grooming children on Instagram more than on any other platform. Police in England and Wales recorded 1,944 cases of sexual communication with children within six months. Instagram was used in 32% of the 1,317 cases where a...read more
The team behind the pocket-sized Raspberry Pi computer is opening its first high street store in the city it was invented - Cambridge. The firm will also offer a new starter kit of parts. Ebden Upton, the founder, hopes the shop will attract customers who are...read more
The European Commission has ordered the recall of a children's smartwatch because it leaves them open to being contacted and located by attackers. The Commission said that the Enox Safe-Kid-One device posed a serious risk as data sent to and from the watch was...read more
WhatsApp is limiting all its members to forwarding any single message up to five times in an effort to tackle the spread of false information on the platform. This policy was introduced in India six months ago after a number of mob lynchings that were blamed on fake...read more
A report from the US Congress has revealed that credit agency Equifax's 2017 network breach (which affected 143 million people) was not spotted because of an expired software certificate. Last week, mobile operator O2 blamed a similar issue for causing a network...read more