Meanwhile, on Twitter, the Facebook outage led to the usual snark, including #pray4facebook and #ThingsIDidWhenFacebookWasDown
"I know what the developers forgot to check," he told The Huffington Post. "This is how my mind works all the time." "I use
Although the average computer user has little involvement with such significant security threats, the increasing prevalence of cybercrime places greater responsibility on consumers to protect their individual identities and personal information from hackers.
The attacks come at a time of broader concern about computer security. The world's largest software company said the security
Such an attack is different than targeting employees at specific companies, and tricking them into clicking a bad link or
"Apple has enjoyed less attention from malware writers, but that's changing," said Lysa Myers, a senior security analyst
The malware was distributed at least in part through a site aimed at iPhone developers, which might still be infecting visitors
Facebook said Friday that its network was breached last month, but said no user data was compromised. We talk with HuffPost Tech reporter Gerry Smith for the latest.
"Facebook was not alone in this attack," the post said. "It is clear that others were attacked and infiltrated recently as
I'm sorry, Jeremy Schneider, but I cannot be your Facebook friend. I wish I could, but my account was hacked over Memorial Day weekend, and I haven't been able to regain control of it since. And trust me, I've tried.