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'Hell is Other People': Anti-social media to keep you alone

Need a break from your Foursquare friends? Web app dubbed "an experiment in anti-social media" creates safe zones to help you avoid them.

By June 17, 2013

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Protect yourself from social-network malware (video)

Forget e-mail spam. Online miscreants are now all over popular social-media sites, and they're out to steal your identity. CNET's Sumi Das shows how you can protect yourself.

By November 13, 2012

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Social-media malware hurting small businesses

Malware stemming from social networks like Facebook and Twitter infected 33 percent of small firms recently surveyed by Panda Security, causing financial losses.

By September 15, 2010

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Malware and social network attacks surge in '09

Malicious spam and attacks via social-networking sites skyrocketed in the second half of last year, according to a report from security vendor M86 Security.

By February 17, 2010

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Security Bites 120: When social networks host malware

This week, guest Ryan Naraine talks about social-media malware, among other security-related things, with CNET's Robert Vamosi.

By October 31, 2008

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Israel to hire pro-government tweeters and Facebookers

The Israeli government puts out a national call for university students to come work for its new social media project, which aims to combat anti-Semitism and anti-Israel sentiment.

By August 14, 2013

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Saudis imprisoned for allegedly inciting protests via Facebook

Seven men are accused of breaking Saudi Arabia's "Anti-Cyber Crime Law" by taking to the social network to encourage protests and illegal gatherings.

By July 1, 2013

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French court to Twitter: Hand over names of racist tweeters

After Twitter in France was hit with a slew of anti-Semitic tweets in October, the court ruled the social networking service must identify those behind the posts. Twitter is evaluating the ruling.

By January 24, 2013

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How to use iOS 6's Do Not Disturb feature

Apple's new anti-social networking function on iOS 6, Do Not Disturb, allows you to silence incoming phone calls. Here's how.

By June 13, 2012