Related News: Facebook is actively trawling the dark web for stolen passwords

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. The Verge published an article titled Facebook is actively trawling the dark web for stolen passwords.

Today, Facebook announced a new approach to the problem. For the past few months, they’ve been searching anonymous posting sites like Pastebin for leaked passwords and proactively trying out the passwords on Facebook accounts. If they get a hit, the user is notified and their password is automatically reset.

Source: The Verge

Related News: Celebs whose nude photos were stolen threaten Google with $100M lawsuit

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. Ars Technica published an article titled Celebs whose nude photos were stolen threaten Google with $100M lawsuit.

Celebrities who had their nude photos stolen last month are now threatening Google with a $100 million lawsuit unless the search giant does a better job of removing copies of the photos found on its various services, including YouTube and Blogger.

Source: Ars Technica

Related News: Selfie linked to stolen iPhone a case of whodunit

One new article link has been added to our Related News page. Ars Technica published an article titled Selfie linked to stolen iPhone a case of whodunit.

The tale of an iPhone stolen from a burglarized Southern California home sits at the intersection of Web culture and the swap meet.

A woman in the Los Angeles suburb of Santa Clarita reported to authorities that her home had been ransacked July 30, and among the missing items were cash and an iPhone. But in what appeared to be another episode of Thieves Gone Stupid, the victim’s iCloud account was hit with pictures, including a selfie of a cute couple posing on a pillow.

Source: Ars Technica