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  1. FBI solves mystery surrounding 15-year-old Fruitfly Mac malware

    The FBI has solved the final mystery surrounding a strain of Mac malware that was used…

  2. Class action lawsuit accuses Apple, other tech firms of suppressing political content

    In the wake of mounting proof that social media giants are illegally restricting free speech of conservatives, and promoting free speech from leftist sources such as CNN, MSNBC, the New York Times, the Washington Post and others…

  3. How to prevent Mac apps from using your FaceTime camera and microphone without permission

    macOS Mojave strengthens user security and privacy by barring apps from using…

  4. Hundreds of Instagram users have reported similar hacks since the beginning of August

    There are numerous reports of hacks on Reddit, and a Google Trends search shows a spike in searches…

  5. Man charged over ‘FruitFly’ Creepsterware; spied on users via infected Windows PCs’ and Macs’ cameras and microphones

    At the time, it was unclear just what the spy tool was for, though it appeared to be used for…

  6. In bid to curtail ‘revenge porn,’ Facebook wants you to send your own nude images via Messenger

    If you’ve had a nude photo taken, you might be nervous about where it could end up…

  7. Google engineer proves any iPhone app with camera permission can spy on you

    Google engineer Felix Krause has detailed an alarming privacy setting in Apple’s iOS…

  8. Apple launches first Instagram account

    Apple on Monday launched its first Instagram account, exclusively featuring photos and videos…

  9. Mac malware undetected for years allows webcam photos, key-logging, and more

    A mysterious piece of malware that gives attackers surreptitious control over webcams, keyboards, and other sensitive resources…

  10. How to completely disable your Mac’s FaceTime camera

    Some of the more privacy conscious Mac users out there might put tape over their webcam or use apps…

  11. Why you should cover up your Mac’s iSight camera

    As it happens a few high-profile folks have been spotted covering their webcams, including F.B.I. Director James Comey…

  12. Newly discovered Mac/Linux malware ‘Fruitfly’ watches your every move

    A Mac malware that’s been spying on biomedical research centers may have been circulating undetected for years

  13. Android and iPhone reject female nudity app

    Google Play and Apple have rejected an app designed to help women post nude photos…

  14. How to keep your Mac’s camera from spying on you, no tape required

    You’re being watched through your hacked computer or phone or through a hijacked surveillance camera feed…

  15. How to get an alert in macOS when an app accesses the webcam or microphone

    Malicious websites and apps can gain access to your webcam and microphone…

  16. Former NSA staffer demonstrates Mac malware that can tap into live webcam and mic feeds

    Security researcher and former NSA staffer Patrick Wardle is this afternoon demonstrating a way…

  17. Apple needs to forget chasing Snapchat and go after the Augmented Reality industry

    Apple is a secretive and protectionist beast most of the year but around September leaks and…

  18. Apple said to be creating its own Snapchat in social networking push

    Apple Inc., seeking to capitalize on the popularity of social networks, is developing a video sharing and editing app…

  19. New Mac malware in the wild: ‘Backdoor.MAC.Elanor’ can control FaceTime camera, steal data, more

    Bitdefender Labs has found what it tells us is only the second example of true Mac malware to enter circulation this year…

  20. Mark Zuckerberg covers his MacBook’s camera and microphone with tape

    Zuckerberg appears to wear fancy tape over the camera and microphone of his MacBook Pro…

  21. You can now post photos to Instagram from any app on your iPhone

    It took a while, but it finally happened: Instagram now has a convenient way of uploading pictures…

  22. Twitter users now trust social media influencers nearly as much as their friends

    Respondents said they’ve purchased an item online after seeing it used by an influencer on Instagram, Twitter, Vine or YouTube…

  23. Instagram said to test next-gen ads that leverage Apple’s 3D Touch, Apple Pay; Instagram denies

    Facebook-owned Instagram is reportedly testing ads that exploit two of Apple’s most recent technologies, 3D Touch and Apple Pay…

  24. Study: Frequent social media use linked to poor mental health in teens

    Most members of Generation Z can’t imagine life without Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter…

  25. Instagram makes first foray into wearables with new Apple Watch app

    The popular photo-sharing app, which is owned by Facebook, will use the Apple Watch to…

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