We put more of our lives on Facebook than we like to admit. If you lose access, you lose data…so back it up.
Facebook launches a beta program where people can try out early builds of its Android app.
A U.K.-based researcher has netted $20,000 for spotting a very serious flaw in Facebook that could have allowed an attacker to take over anyone's account with minimal effort.
The U.S. government surveillance program known as Prism, which reportedly collects data from major technology companies, has compelled a European student group to file a barrage of complaints against the companies, claiming the data collection runs afoul of European privacy laws.
Facebook disclosed that sensitive data from as many as six million user accounts was exposed thanks to a year-long glitch.
Facebook is offering a rare architectural overview of its data management and delivery infrastructure at a conference this week in San Jose.
A mobile developer has scraped more than 2.5 million phone numbers using Facebook's Graph Search to highlight alleged "security flaw," but users left those numbers public.
Facebook users, keep an eye on your email: the social network plans to send out security alerts to those whose information was exposed.
More useful data analytics coming later this summer.