Tag Archives: facebook

Facebook Gaffe Shares Pvt Emails

In the past I wrote that sometimes end user share a single facebook account exposing your private email to others.

This time it’s the app itself as Facebook routed the emails to the wrong boxes.

Cloud computing gaffes will expose privacy limits.

Breaking Prison InfoSec Controls

There is a debate in the UK whether prisoners should have the right to internet access, including social media sites like Facebook. From that debate comes the following way around normal prison internet security controls:

British prisoners are banned from using social networking sites like Facebook. Britain — unlike many European countries — bars almost all inmates from access to the Internet, except for educational purposes under supervision. But authorities acknowledge that some have used smuggled mobile phones to update their pages, or have gotten friends on the outside to do it for them.

This obviously works at almost any corporate entity too.

Fake Malware Slows Down Facebook

There are rumors floating around that a piece of malware is slowing down Facebook. It turns out that it’s just another application after all.

I removed it and it certainly speeds up the application. Here’s how to remove it:

Check your ‘application settings’, go into the drop down box ‘added to profile’. If you see one in there called “unnamed app” delete it