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  • Unlock Facebook With a Physical Security Key?

    … Facebook announced support for physical security keys with certain web browsers and mobile devices. Security engineer Brad Hill said in a Facebook Security note that the option is an alternative to the two-factor authentication solution it currently offers, whereby users receive security codes for login approvals via text messages. He wrote…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Google Facebook- 32 readers -
  • 23 Tools and Tips for Social Media Marketers

    … and Android. #19: Overcast Overcast has been revamped to improve the way you discover and listen to podcasts. The Overcast podcast app for iOS mobile is vastly improved. Want to discover new podcasts? Connect your Twitter feed to find shows your Twitter friends have been tweeting about. You can easily share an episode while you’re listening…

    Michael Stelzner/ Social Media Examinerin Social- 37 readers -
  • 8 Ways to Effectively Manage Your Facebook Marketing

    … tools regularly, then keep using them. The native Facebook Scheduler will give all of your admins visibility into what posts are coming up, in one place. Use Facebook’s scheduled posts to save time. You may even get creative with how you use the Drafts area to keep a lot of content in reserve for when you need it. #7: Export Facebook Insights…

    Andrea Vahl/ Social Media Examinerin Social Facebook- 37 readers -
  • Instagram Removes Square Image Limitation: This Week in Social Media

    ….” Here are some cool social media tools worth checking out: Pocket 6.0: This updated version of the popular app features a new Recommendations tab, which “takes the absolute best content being saved across Pocket and tailors it to your own saving and reading habits.” The Recommendations feature on Pocket 6.0 makes it “even easier for you to catch…

    Cindy King/ Social Media Examiner- 47 readers -
  • Facebook Adds Kaspersky Malware Scan

    … in a note on the Facebook Security page: For the past year, we’ve been working with anti-malware companies like ESET, F-Secure and Trend Micro to offer free malware cleanup software to people who use Facebook. Thanks to the collaboration with these companies, in the past three months, we have helped clean up more than 2 million people’s computers that we detected were…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 14 readers -
  • Facebook Taps Yahoo’s Alex Stamos as Chief Security Officer

    … By David Cohen on Jun. 25, 2015 - 5:30 PM Facebook finally named its replacement for former chief security officer Joe Sullivan, who left the social network in April to assume the same post at Uber. Yahoo chief information security officer Alex Stamos announced in a Facebook post that he will join the social network as chief security…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • Facebook Tests Security Checkup Tool for Passwords, Logins

    Facebook Tests Security Checkup Tool for Passwords, Logins By David Cohen on May. 28, 2015 - 4:00 PMComment Facebook announced the test of a new tool, Security Checkup, which allows users to change their passwords, activate login alerts and clean up login sessions. Site integrity product manager Melissa Luu-Van offered more details in a note on the Facebook Security page ...

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 7 readers -
  • Facebook Adds ESET to Its Anti-Malware Arsenal

    … Facebook added to its arsenal of security tools with its announcement Wednesday that it reached an agreement with information-technology-security vendor ESET to incorporate its anti-malware technology directly into the social network’s existing abuse detection and prevention systems. The addition of ESET follows similar agreements with anti…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 9 readers -
  • How to Duplicate Facebook’s Hacktober

    … October is an important month for cybersecurity at Facebook. Not only is it National Cyber Security Awareness Month – it is also the month when the social network holds Hacktober, its annual, monthlong initiative to build and maintain a security-aware culture. Director of security operations Jennifer Henley shared tips for other companies…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook How To's- 10 readers -
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