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Facebook wins $3M injunction against spammer

Power Ventures and its CEO were found liable for sending 60,627 spam e-mail messages to Facebook members.

By September 26, 2013

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Google Play cracks down on scammers and spammers

Google Play has updated its content policy to tighten its rules around in-app advertising, in-app payments and misrepresentation.

By August 25, 2013

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Spammers show they give a fig about Instagram, launch fruit-based attack

The photo-sharing network gets hit by an unusually colorful spam attack, as pictures of fruit flood users' streams.

By June 29, 2013

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Feds crack down on mobile-phone spammers

Federal Trade Commission files complaints over the sending of 180 million unwanted text messages that tried to lure people to Web sites and prompt them to give up personal information.

By March 7, 2013

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How to delete comments on Instagram for Android

You just posted a photo and now some spammer is sharing links on a cute picture of your cat. Don’t delete your photo, just delete their comment.

By May 15, 2014

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Turn off photo tags on Twitter

Twitter is now letting other users tag you in photos. Want to turn this off or only allow people you follow to tag you? Follow these steps.

By March 31, 2014

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Apple suggests another way to combat spam

Outlined in a newly published patent filing, Apple's solution would require a more automated approach to disposable e-mail addresses.

By February 13, 2014

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McAfee to plug 'spammer' hole this week

Patch will block spammers from using vulnerability in McAfee software to sneak spam out.

By January 18, 2012

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Plaxo shuts back door spammers used to access Google accounts

Google warns users about potential unauthorized account access after spammers use back door at Plaxo, CNET has learned.

By May 8, 2012

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MaskMe guards your privacy like a vigilant angel

In a world that values data mining over privacy protections, the new MaskMe tool restores your ability to use the Internet without compromising your identity.

By July 22, 2013