Need a break from your Foursquare friends? Web app dubbed "an experiment in anti-social media" creates safe zones to help you avoid them.
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.
Malware stemming from social networks like Facebook and Twitter infected 33 percent of small firms recently surveyed by Panda Security, causing financial losses.
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.
This week, guest Ryan Naraine talks about social-media malware, among other security-related things, with CNET's Robert Vamosi.
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.
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.
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.
Apple's new anti-social networking function on iOS 6, Do Not Disturb, allows you to silence incoming phone calls. Here's how.