Adscend Media, the company sued by Facebook and the attorney general’s office in the state of Washington in January for a spamming scheme referred to as clickjacking or likejacking, has settled with both parties.
Security vendors always warn that digital threats will become more sophisticated next year. That’s the gist of Zscaler’s prognostication for 2012.
If you’re an online security firm, when opportunity knocks in the form of violent and pornographic images flooding Facebook, responding quickly is key.
Facebook users looking to avoid becoming victims of likejacking (a hack that puts unwanted likes on your profile) now have access to another weapon for their arsenal, free of charge, from cloud security company Zscaler.
Norton parent Symantec announced the release of two new free tools to help Facebook users avoid likejacking scams.