How to Report Fake or Impersonating Facebook Accounts

Earlier this month there was an incident of peaceful protests at a local university. After the protests, many students and journalists reported that someone has created fake Facebook accounts using their information and pictures. These fake accounts were being used to post hateful messages and malicious propaganda. After proper investigation, authorities reached out to the Read More …

Was Your Facebook Info Shared with Cambridge Analytica? How to Check

Recently Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, was questioned by many senators in the US about the sharing of the personal information of Facebook users with a third-party data analytics and research company called Cambridge Analytica. It is rumored that they wanted to use information during the US presidential elections of the year 2016. Mark Zuckerberg Read More …

Facebook Container in Firefox Prevents Facebook From Tracking You

Recently Facebook was in news for their longtime practice of tracking users and abusing the data collected. While the journalists are expressing great shock, the people in the IT community are not really surprised. Facebook has been doing this for years and this is why browser extensions like Disconnect exist. Most of these extensions are Read More …

How to Use Secure Encrypted Conversations in Facebook Messenger

For some reason, the popularity for the end-to-end encryption for various forms of the online chats have suddenly surged. If you search on Google Play, you will find plenty of apps that provide encrypted chats. And now the popular Facebook Messenger app has also come up with secure conversations which provides end-to-end high grade encryption Read More …