The Government has urged the Ministry of Information and Communications to build a code of ethics on social networks for internet service providers and users to create a healthy networking atmosphere in the country.— Photo zing.vn HÀ NỘI — The Government has urged the Ministry of Information and Communications to build a code of ethics on social networks for internet service providers and users to create a healthy networking atmosphere in the country. Deputy Prime Minister Trương Hoà Bình made the request at a conference on the implementation of National Assembly resolutions on cyber security surveillance yesterday. Bình said the Government had asked the ministry to develop a code of ethics on social networks operating in Việt Nam such as Facebook and YouTube. It had also asked professional agencies to co-operate with Facebook and Google to remove false and misleading information that runs counter to the Party and … [Read more...] about Gov’t calls for social network ethics code
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PITTSBURGH -- The man arrested in the mass shooting Saturday at a Pennsylvania synagogue appears to have made virulently anti-Semitic posts on a social media platform popular with far-right figures who feel their views aren't welcome on other social media services.Police have identified the suspect as Robert Bowers, 46, of Pittsburgh. A deactivated account on the website Gab appears to have been associated with Bowers. It included postings that are anti-Semitic and anti-refugee in nature and that are also critical of President Trump. Much like Twitter, Facebook and other social media networks, Gab allows users to share short multimedia messages known as "gabs."Gab, though, has become an alternative to Twitter for users whose racist and harassing online behavior got them banned from the mainstream platform, according to the Associated Press. The company said it disavows acts of terrorism and violence but sees its mission as defending "free expression and individual liberty online for … [Read more...] about What is Gab, the social network apparently used by Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect?
SAN FRANCISCO — Google announced on Monday it is shutting down the consumer version of its online social network after fixing a bug exposing private data in as many as 500,000 accounts. The US internet giant said it will "sunset" the Google+ social network for consumers that failed to gain meaningful traction after being launched in 2011 as a challenge to Facebook. A Google spokesperson cited "significant challenges in creating and maintaining a successful Google+ that meets consumers’ expectations" along with "very low usage" as the reasons for the move. In March, a security audit revealed a software bug that gave third-party apps access to Google+ private profile data people meant to share only with friends. Google said it was unable to confirm which accounts were affected by the bug, but an analysis indicated it could have been as many as 500,000 Google+ accounts. "We found no evidence that any developer was aware of this bug, or abusing the API, and we found no … [Read more...] about Google says social network bug exposed private data
Dr. Đỗ Văn Quân from the Việt Nam Academy of Social Sciences talks to Khoa học & Đời sống (Science & Life) newspaper on how to utilise social network properly. Trương Quang Nghĩa, Secretary of the Đà Nẵng City Party Committee has recently said that nowadays many Government officials have shied away from social networks, especially Facebook. As a researcher on the role of social counter-arguments on the mass media, how do you respond to this? I highly appreciated what Nghĩa has said. This is an indication that he has acknowledged the role of social networks in our society nowadays. It is undisputable that social network nowadays is a fruit of the civilisation of mankind. And that trend will become more and more popular in the fourth industrial revolution. All rank and file people have opportunities to approach the trend and be influenced by it. In my opinion, in our society, a group of … [Read more...] about Should Government officials use the social network?
Share Tweet Plus One Pin It Email Print By: K.Sanjay Kumar Gurudin IPS August 12, 2018 11:59 am Change Font Size “Conquering the challenge, proving oneself to the group and intellectual satisfaction are more important motivations than financial gain. Yesterday 4 hackers were arrested by police who used to book free online tickets for buses on upsrtconline.co.in website through compromising payment gateway traffic. Among the arrested two were B-tech student and other two were juvenile studying in class 11. They had created a close Facebook and WhatsApp group to share bugs and exploits. Shockingly the group members were spread across the country (Hacking). A complaint was received from two lady teachers of a leading high school in Thiruvananthapuram alleging that somebody had created their Fake Facebook profiles and uploaded about 16 morphed pornographic images with their faces and sent out friend requests. The culprit was a 12-year-old boy studying in 8th … [Read more...] about Cyber Juvenile Delinquencies- Side Effects Of Internet And Social Networking Sites