New Way Of Spamming: Spammers Hitting Social Media Rather Than E-mails

New Way Of Spamming: Spammers Hitting Social Media Rather Than E-mails

Everyday our e-mail accounts are filled with a lot of unwanted e-mails that we call junk emails or spam. Over the years email services have devised many hacks to detect and filter spam. And, spam has grown less effective due to breakthroughs in spam filtering techniques. Now, the spammers have switched to a new medium for spamming – the social media. The huge growth in the social media and immature protection techniques has lured the spammers exploit the loopholes.

By On June 6, 2012 3 Responses
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‘Quit Facebook Day on May 31′ campaign set to be a flop

‘Quit Facebook Day on May 31′ campaign set to be a flop

Only two percent of US Facebook users plan to delete their accounts today as a result of the ‘Quit Facebook Day on May 31′ campaign.

By On May 31, 2010 Respond
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Facebook Has Reopened in Pakistan

Facebook Has Reopened in Pakistan

Pakistan lifted the Facebook ban on Monday after Facebook officials apologized for offensive content and removed it from the site.

By On May 31, 2010 1 Response
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Facebook Is The Most Visited Site

Facebook Is The Most Visited Site

Google has publicly released a list of the top 1000 websites in the world, raking the Facebook social networking site as the leading Web property by unique users.

By On May 29, 2010 1 Response
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Pakistanis launch “Millatfacebook” Instead of Facebook

Pakistanis launch “Millatfacebook” Instead of Facebook

Pakistanis unable to deal with the sea of filth and blasphemy that it Facebook have created their own alternative.

By On May 28, 2010 15 Responses
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Facebook’s Zuckerberg Apologizes For Privacy Gaffes

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Apologizes For Privacy Gaffes

In today’s Washington Post, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has written an essay that can be construed to be a crafted apology meant for damage control. The changes Zuckerberg writes about are nothing new: making it simpler for users to control their information and to turn off third-party services. The rest of the article’s 528 words […]

By On May 24, 2010 1 Response
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Cloud Computing Simplifies Catching Online Criminals

Cloud Computing Simplifies Catching Online Criminals

Spammers who use cloud computing services beware! The FBI could be knocking down your door anytime, and you’d have no clue you were being tracked. In a case Wired has named “the first publicly acknowledged search warrant benefiting from a suspect’s reliance on cloud computing,” FBI agents quietly got hold of incriminating spreadsheets from diet […]

By On April 18, 2010 2 Responses
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Fake Antivirus Scam Hits Facebook

Fake Antivirus Scam Hits Facebook

Facebook users are being bombarded with fake virus alerts designed to encourage social networkers to download fake antivirus software, says PandaLabs. Fake antivirus, which is also known as scareware, encourages web users to part with their hard-earned cash and download hoax security software. Panda said alerts are now being distributed through Facebook’s messaging service and […]

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