Tag Archive | Facebook

TOO MANY SOCIAL-NETWORK EMAILS?

  If you are like me, you get more than enough emails every day. If you subscribe to any of the social networking sites, I am sure you have learned that social-networks can be an additional source of unwanted emails. Depending on your settings, you may get an email every time someone mentions you or […]

Digital Stalking. Are You Sharing Too Much?

                    Think about every social media site that you use. Now think about the information you are sharing on these sites. There is a new mobile geo-location app called Girls Around Me. The app makes use of the public information that is shared in Facebook profiles […]

DON’T GET RAMMED BY RAMNIT

WHAT IS IT Ramnit is an old computer worm (first surfaced in April 2010) that has resurfaced in the past week. So far it has stolen the username and passwords of 45,000 Facebook users. HOW DOES IT SPREAD The attackers that created the worm use the stolen username\password of compromised Facebook users to login to […]

USE FACEBOOK? TIMELINE IS COMING LIKE IT OR NOT

I’ll be brief because the links below contain more details about Facebook’s Timeline. WHAT IS IT? Facebook users will automatically be presented with a new look called Timeline. It is a new scrolling visual scrapbook-like feature that will replace the profile page. It will show many if not all of your previous posts and pictures. […]