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Facebook admits storing passwords in plain text

21 March 2019, 7:05 PM

Facebook on Thursday admitted that millions of passwords were stored in plain text on its internal servers, a security slip that left them readable by the social networking giant’s employees.

New Zealand massacre provides test for live video platforms

15 March 2019, 9:25 PM

A horrific video of the New Zealand mosque massacre was blocked by Facebook during its livestream but circulated on other social media, highlighting the challenges faced by internet platforms in curbing the spread of violent content.

Facebook blames server problem for massive outage

14 March 2019, 9:19 PM

Facebook blamed a “server configuration change” Thursday for a massive outage affecting its applications around the world and brought fresh attention to the embattled social networking leader.

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Zuckerberg sees Facebook future in private, small-scale messaging

7 March 2019, 11:20 AM

Facebook is moving away from being a “digital town square” to meet growing demands for secure, private messaging on a smaller scale, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday as he outlined a broad vision for transforming the world’s biggest social network.

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Social media gives anti-Jewish hatred a grandstand

28 February 2019, 2:23 PM

“Heil Hitler” and “Filthy Jews” creep into comments on a video report on a desecrated Jewish cemetery, pushing French authorities to raise pressure on social media to banish hate-based content.

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