WhatsApp banned over 3 million accounts in India in June-July, 316 feature bans received from users

The latest WhatsApp Monthly User Safety Report reveals that the instant messaging platform banned more than three million accounts during the months of June and July this year. WhatsApp says the accounts have been banned in order to prevent online abuse and keep the user experience safe and spam-free. It prohibits accounts based on user … Read more

Battlegrounds Mobile India Starts Lobby Screenshot Contest and Bans Over 181,000 Hacker Accounts

Battlegrounds Mobile India players now have the chance to get a free supply box coupon by participating in the Lobby Screenshot Contest. Players will need to share a photo with their team in the lobby of the game’s social media platforms to stand a chance of winning. The contest is ongoing and will last for … Read more

Afghanistan-Taliban Crisis: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn protect Afghan users’ accounts in the midst of takeover

Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn said this week they had taken steps to secure the accounts of Afghan citizens to protect them from being targeted amid the Taliban’s swift takeover of the country. Facebook has temporarily removed the ability for people to view or search friend lists from accounts in Afghanistan, security policy chief Nathaniel Gleicher … Read more