Here’s Why Cybercriminals Are Now Imitating Brands on Social Media

Social media has often become a hotbed of criminal activity and now cyber criminals have found a new way to to partake in their deeds. The latest popular method is to imitate brands, according to report in WWD. The reasoning behind this, which is usually done by simply copying and pasting the brand’s information into another profile, […]

Uganda Imposes Social Media Tax to Stop “Gossip”

Uganda’s parliament has passed a law to impose a “social media tax”. It will enforce a daily fee of about 200 shillings ($0.05 USD) on people using social media platforms such as Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and more. It will go into effect on July 1. To put into perspective, according to The World Bank, in 2016, Uganda’s Gross National Income per capita […]

Cambridge Analytica Files For Bankruptcy After Facebook Data Scandal

Cambridge Analytica, the Trump campaign-associated firm at the center of Facebook‘s data scandal, has filed for voluntary Chapter 7 bankruptcy in a New York court on Thursday. According to the filings, Cambridge Analytica LLC estimated assets in the meager range of $100,001 to $500,000 USD and liabilities in the range of $1 million to $10 million USD. In March, […]