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To prevent spammers from attacking your Google Calendar

Spammers have found a way to add unwanted phishing and scam events to people's Google Calendars without their permission. To prevent spammers from adding things to your calendar without your permission. As explained in OneZero by How-To Geek's former editor-in-chief Whitson Gordon, Google Calendar (by default) displays invitations to events, if the user so wishes, or not. Spammers use this …

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Twitter is making a change to slow spammers

To prevent spammers from adopting Twitter, the social media app restricts the number of followers that can be added to an account in a single day. Previously there were 1,000 and a tweet from the Twitter security account (Yes, that's one thing) that the new cap is 400. This is to prevent spammers from adding a large number of followers …

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Facebook has come to the conclusion that spammers are behind the latest data breach: WSJ

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc. ( FB.O ) has tentatively concluded that spammers who make money and not a nation-state are behind the biggest data theft ever in social media Company stuck, reported the Wall Street Journal on Wednesday. On Wednesday, October 10, 2018, the entrance sign to Facebook's headquarters will be seen in Menlo Park, California. REUTERS / Elijah Nouvelage …

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