Threatpost writer Lindsey O’Donnell interviewed Akamai security researcher Steve Regan about what Akamai is discovering during their research into creative cyber attacks, diving into how criminals are keeping up with and course-correcting for the newest layered security developments.
Facebook has come under fire for what the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and others are calling a gross abuse of data collected to facilitate two-factor authentication (2FA). The problem: Facebook is using phone numbers it collects for 2FA for other purposes that are not clear to users.
While the furor around Facebook's Cambridge Analytica scandal have died down, the world's largest social network continues to make changes to its APIs "to better protect people’s information". Today, it announced that a number of its APIs will only be accessible to apps that have been reviewed.