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Privacy Instagram Sued For Privacy Violations Over Unauthorized Camera Access

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Privacy Chris Evans’ fans request respect for his privacy after he shares nude photo on Instagram by mistake

Chris Evans shared a nude picture of himself on Instagram by accident and his fans are now asking for everyone to respect his right to privacy and not to share the nudes online. Even Mark Ruffalo ...

Privacy Instagram kept pictures and private DMs long after users deleted them

Due to an issue, Instagram stored year-old pictures and private messages on its servers even after users had deleted them from their accounts.

Privacy Personal Data Found on Instagram's Servers 7 Years After User Deleted Files

The social network has been caught retaining photos and private messages long after the user deleted them, which the company says is an issue it has now fixed.

Privacy Instagram sued for allegedly collecting face data without permission

Bloomberg reports that Illinois resident Kelly Whalen has sued Facebook in California for allegedly violating the state’s Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) by harvesting face data in...

Privacy Instagram accused of illegally harvesting biometric data of 100 million users

A new California lawsuit alleges that the photo-sharing app has collected, stored, and profited from user biometric data.

Privacy Instagram bug leaves iOS 14 users worried over camera privacy

For iOS 14, Apple has added a super privacy feature that shows a quick notification to let iPhone users know when an app reads content from their clipboard.

Privacy FBI used Instagram, an Etsy review, and LinkedIn to identify a protestor accused of arson

Photo: US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania It took an Etsy review, a LinkedIn profile ... “The question is whether they’ve undermined the privacy interests of everyone based...

Privacy Instagram is getting serious about fighting trolls, wants to spread positivity through new privacy controls

Instagram now allows users to delete ?negative? comments in bulk. Instagram is also introducing new controls that will allow users to better manage who can tag or mention them.

Privacy Instagram ‘Bois Locker Room’ Case Tests India’s Chat Privacy, Social Media Safe Harbour Laws

The Delhi police has arrested the 18-year-old admin of the infamous ‘Bois Locker Room’ group on the social media platform Instagram.

Privacy Billionaire David Geffen Goes Private on Instagram After Revealing He's Isolating On a Yacht

David Geffen, the billionaire businessman and philanthropist, has gone private on Instagram after being called tone-deaf for a post he put up while under isolation. The 77-year-old businessman has ...

Privacy How to protect your privacy on Instagram

My Instagram profile probably reveals more personal details about me than any other social network page. As a result, I started to get creeped out after I realized just how many people were...

Privacy Brindisi: Bianca Devins murder prompts Instagram privacy changes

WASHINGTON – Instagram has changed its privacy policies in response to last year’s murder of Bianca Devins ... But for most users, it’s still difficult to file a complaint and receive a timely ...

Privacy Instagram, Oculus and WhatsApp are missing from Facebook's privacy booth at CES

demos of a new privacy tool called off-Facebook activity that hasn't fully rolled out globally yet. The tool lets you disconnect your online browsing activity from your social media account. That's...

Privacy From Instagram to TikTok: Indians Wage Online Battle Against Citizenship Law

Approved by India's president last week, the law paves the way for minorities from Pakistan ... unlike Facebook or WhatsApp where conversations are largely private or among a user's close social ...

Privacy (Update: Removed from Play Store) Shady app lets stalkers view private Instagram accounts in exchange for their own data

Facebook doesn't have the best reputation when it comes to minding its users' privacy, and Cambridge Analytica exploiting the social network's third-party APIs for unchecked data collection surely ...

Privacy Instagram cracks down on app that snoops on private profiles

Ghosty harvests data from its users to help them violate privacy. Instagram is taking action against a stalker-friendly app that makes Like Patrol seem modest. The social network confirmed to...

Privacy (Update: Instagram statement) Shady app lets stalkers view private Instagram accounts in exchange for their own data

Facebook doesn't have the best reputation when it comes to minding its users' privacy, and Cambridge Analytica exploiting the social network's third-party APIs for unchecked data collection surely ...

Privacy Teens take Instagram seriously — and it's costing some of them their personal data

Throughout the summer, Stier repeatedly tried to raise the issue with government regulators. Stier got a response from Ireland's Data Protection Commission (DPC), a government entity responsible...

Privacy How To Keep Your Instagram Data Private & Block Apps From Sharing It

You can use the app's updated security settings to keep your Instagram data private and block other apps from sharing it too. The new security feature mirrors Facebook's in that it will ask you for...