Google Cracks Down On Ad Fraud Involving More Than 125 Android Apps

[Oct 26, 2018] Buzzfeed News exposed an ad fraud where cybercriminals were using more than 125 Android apps and websites for tracking and mimicking user behavior. It was used generating millions of dollars through ad views/ clicks. Google explained in a blog post, how the botnet termed as “TechSnab” works to inflate the ad revenue... Continue Reading →

Facebook Faces £500,000 Fine in U.K. Over Cambridge Analytica Leak

[Oct 26, 2018] Facebook has been fined £500,000 ($664,000) in the U.K. after the country's data protection watchdog concluded that its data-sharing scandal broke the law, making it as the social network's first fine over the Cambridge Analytica scandal. £500,000—that's the maximum fine allowed by the UK's Data Protection Act 1998, and equals to what... Continue Reading →

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