How to enlarge locked Facebook profile pictures

After Google plus, we finally found a way by which you can enlarge a profile picture of locked Facebook profile pictures album. People on Facebook lock their profile pictures so that it can’t be misused by their friends or any other Facebook user. Obviously anybody will not use a small 160x160px picture anywhere because faces on such […]

Beware! Your current profile picture is public on Facebook

Facebook is trying hard to make most of the user’s private content public. First they launched Cover Photos where we don’t have any option of making pictures private i.e. only friends can see them. Now they have launched another feature which will automatically make current profile picture public. From now every time you upload a profile picture, it will be public […]

How to check if your system is safe from Alureon/ DNS Changer or not?

Finally its 9th of July i.e. Malware Monday when there’s a risk that thousands of PC worldwide (including India) may lose their internet connection due to a virus called Alureon or DNS Changer Bot. Alureon is a malware designed to redirect the traffic to fake websites in order to steal user information such as financial […]

Privacy bug in Facebook Timeline cover photos

Well just think before you upload a new cover photo on the recently launched Facebook Timeline profile. For those who don’t know, a cover photo is the new banner or header of your profile on Facebook. You can change it and upload a new cover photo or select from the existing photos anytime you want […]

Congress website hacked, Official content replaced by pornographic message

The official website of Congress party or better we can say the ruling government party of India got hacked. On Friday morning attackers hacked the website and replaced the profile page with a pornographic message. The reason why attackers hacked the website on Friday is due to a large number of expected visitors as it […]

Facebook Commits to Better Privacy, But Will You Trust It?

Facebook has started to acknowledge that they are not doing a great job of managing private information which is shared by people. The main problem with privacy seems to be the ever-changing Facebook privacy policy. Default options have been adjusted over time and some old problems like photos being visible to people you did not […]

How to keep yourself protected while chatting on Yahoo Messenger

Yahoo Messenger and its ‘Chat Rooms’, told us how to chat and make new friends online years before the launch of Facebook. But it also gave birth to online spamming which infected thousands of users and their privacy. Though most of the people stopped using Yahoo Chat Rooms now but spammers are still there. And […]