Tag: digital media


Facebook bug let websites read ‘likes’ and interests from a user’s profile

November 13, 2018

Via: Tech Crunch

Facebook has fixed a bug that let any website pull information from a user’s profile — including their ‘likes’ and interests — without that user’s knowledge. That’s the findings from Ron Masas, a security researcher at Imperva, who found that […]

Federal, Policy

Can the FEC pivot to protect election tech?

September 5, 2017

Via: FCW

The agency charged with enforcing campaign finance rules faces a new high-tech threat that it’s not equipped to handle, says a former federal elections official. At an Aug. 31 event hosted by Georgetown University, former Chairman of the Federal Election […]