For the third year running Crisp is joining over a thousand other organizations in the UK to support Safer Internet Day, #SID2017. This international day calls upon everyone from young people and parents to teachers and law enforcement to 'unite for a better internet'.
Lego has just put a big smile on our faces at Crisp! The new Lego Life social network app is packed with features to keep under 13s safe while they play online.
Crisp Labs, our research division, has revealed new statistics that confirm the growing problem of fraudulent content on social media. There are a staggering 14 million scams on Facebook a day (that’s 165 per second), and written posts aren’t the only source of fraud. Instagram, that has 80 million photos uploaded a day, is also seeing a huge amount of content with malicious intent.
We recently blogged about Crisp developers rigorously testing Facebook updates to protect our clients from bugs that could compromise the security of their Facebook accounts.
We’ve all logged in to our computers and seen automatic updates launch. Whilst it’s not always obvious what has been updated, we take a leap of faith that the programme is still safe to use and won’t put us, or our customers, at risk.