Data was scraped due to a vulnerability that the company patched in 2019, as per Facebook spox.
23:00, 04 April 2021
The relevant draft law is being developed in the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament.
17:59, 11 February 2021
In particular, 27 Facebook accounts, 37 pages, 21 groups and 13 Instagram accounts that originated in Ukraine and focused on domestic audiences were removed.
15:50, 13 January 2021
The image is a photo from a pro-democracy protest in Ukraine in 2014.
21:59, 22 July 2020
According to estimates, about US$1.93 million was spent for ads on Facebook and Instagram.
11:55, 09 July 2020
The individuals behind the accounts posed as locals as part of what appears to be a military intelligence operation.
22:30, 12 February 2020
In addition to fighting fake accounts, Facebook has unveiled new safety and transparency protocols in order to better safeguard the U.S. election process and ensure the misinformation campaign that rocked the 2016 election is not repeated.
13:20, 14 November 2019
Facebook also said that 4.2 million accounts joined at least one of the 79 Ukrainian groups that were deleted.
11:05, 18 September 2019
Sentsov says the account on Twitter posing as his is fake.
11:40, 09 September 2019
Across the four countries, a total of 294 accounts and 1,509 pages were closed, Facebook said.
16:50, 25 July 2019
Some Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp users cannot upload photos, videos and files.
09:00, 04 July 2019
Facebook said it was making its transparency tools available to advertisers in more than 190 countries.
09:00, 26 June 2019
A cat filter on a live stream of Shaukat Yousafzai on Facebook gave him ears and whiskers.
12:20, 18 June 2019
Facebook has never had a public policy manager for Ukraine.
01:25, 05 June 2019
The breach was used by perpetrators posing as General Muzhenko to post a provocative politically-charged statement.
18:40, 12 May 2019
Facebook is under federal criminal investigation for deals it struck with electronics manufacturers to access user data, and it has been hit a series of security breaches over the past year.
13:10, 04 April 2019
A total of 2,632 pages, groups, and accounts were removed from the Facebook and Instagram platforms for operations linked to these four countries.
14:52, 26 March 2019
Many shared jokes on Twitter about the outage leading to the collapse of society, as "nobody remembers how to reach loved ones or eat food without posting updates".
10:20, 14 March 2019
The complaint says the hackers scraped public profile information and non-publicly viewable lists of friends, in addition to serving their own ads instead of official Facebook-approved ones.
11:54, 11 March 2019
The company said it had also prohibited foreign-funded advertisements for Indonesia and Nigeria's elections.
13:20, 05 March 2019