New users who sign up for Snapchat now are presented with a ghostly puzzle to prove their humanity.
After registering with an e-mail address, password, and birth date, you're presented with a set of nine tiles, some with Snapchat's familiar ghost mascot and some without.
Your challenge is to tap on the images with the ghosts. Do it successfully, and you gain entry. Otherwise, Snapchat denies your request and prompts you to keep trying.
This latest security measure comes in the wake of the recent snafu that revealed the names and partial phone numbers of 4.6 million accounts. … Read more