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  1. Google Webmaster Tools Now Highlights Security Issues

    There is a brand new section within Google Webmaster Tools that now offers a portal for "Security Issues" to allow webmasters to not only be alerted when they have a security issue or evidence that a site has been hacked, but also give more...

  2. Weekly Rundown: Lost Google Image Search Traffic, Facebook Search Ads & More

    Security certificate problem trips up Bing Web site – CNETTrying to use Bing brought up the following warning: "This is probably not the site you are looking for! Chinese Google’ Opens Artificial-Intelligence Lab in Silicon Valley – WiredBaidu's...

  3. Google as Your Identity Provider: Where Are We Now?

    Because you don’t have to give these websites you interact with any information, your IdP will vouch for your name, address, age, social security, credit card and anything else that your IdP holds in their “verified identity” account of you.

  4. Why Facebook Ad Haters Are Wrong – Here’s How Marketers Can Do Better

    In their article, BBC points to a “major problem” with fake Facebook profiles, as explained by a representative from security firm Sophos. He continued, “We know some of these accounts are run by computer software with one person puppeteering...

  5. World IPv6 Launch: What it Means for Content Owners & SEO

    That said, the growth of any new technology presents a challenge to the security community as they adapt the new space and possible attack vectors. When you connect to the Internet, your computer or mobile device is assigned an IP address.

  6. Google April Fools' Day Pranks 2012: 8-Bit Maps, Chrome Multitask Mode & More!

    Google is looking to add a few good Bloodhounds to its canine search team and some Rottweilers in corporate security. Thanks to Google’s unending need for speed, you can surf the web with both hands by using more than one mouse on the same computer.

  7. Google, Facebook Briefly Caught in Danish Child Porn Filter

    A Microsoft Forefront and Security Essentials update revealed an “incorrect detection” error that saw flagged as malware. NITEC manager Johnny Lundberg told Danish media after last week’s three-hour shutdown that a police officer had...

  8. Google, Microsoft, Yahoo Working With White House on Do No Track Browsing

    Transparency: Consumers have a right to easily understandable information about privacy and security practices. Security: Consumers have a right to secure and responsible handling of personal data. Meanwhile, a lawsuit was filed in federal court in...

  9. The Trouble with Tribbles: Beyond Google’s Cookiegate Browser Settings Hype

    Browsers must constantly balance usability and functionality with privacy and security. Some of the same companies operating the web browsers constantly trying to balance compatibility, usability, privacy and security also stand to gain a bigger...