Facebook's new ThreatExchange will allow corporate security professionals to share cybersecurity information and better protect themselves from hackers.
Anyone can send unlicensed users a takedown notice, but the only way to collect damages for a violation of your copyright on the images, videos, and other items you post is to register them with your friendly local copyright office.
Hours after the fugitive was given temporary asylum in Russia, the country's hugely popular VKontakte site offers him work as a programmer.
The FTC updates rules tied to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, or COPPA, but the changes won't really affect companies like Apple or Facebook.
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.
Worried about handing over personal data via apps you use in social networks like Facebook and Twitter? Take control with this guide.
Hackers have already found digital leaks in the twitter-style social network from Conservative MP Louise Mensch.
Justice Department report shows real-time surveillance targeting social networks and e-mail providers jumped 80 percent from 2010 to 2011. The ACLU says current law doesn't protect Americans' privacy.
Here's a look at potential safeguards that companies may put in place in light of recent cases of alleged abuse and rape in youth-centric online communities.
During debate at South by Southwest, lawyers argue over whether social-media sites should curb anonymity.