LinkedIn hack permanently deletes accounts
Hackers are currently attacking LinkedIn accounts en masse worldwide. According to security specialists at Cyberint, the attacks follow a set pattern, while users are experiencing a great deal of inconvenience.
According to Cyberint researchers, LinkedIn accounts are currently being encountered ... Read more
LinkedIn intends to develop video ads product for streaming services
LinkedIn is planning to develop a product targeted towards delivering advertising on its streaming services. The strategic move follows LinkedIn's recent introduction of AI features that assist advertisers in crafting compelling ad content, a crucial step in expanding its advertising business amids... Read more
LinkedIn cuts 716 jobs and discontinues InCareer app for China
LinkedIn CEO Ryan Roslanky has announced that the company will cut 716 jobs. It is also discontinuing InCareer, an app aimed at the Chinese market.
In a letter, LinkedIn's top executive says it is making the decisions because of "fierce competition and a challenging macroeconomic environment." R... Read more
LinkedIn brings ChatGPT functionality to platform
LinkedIn is rolling out AI-based ChatGPT functionality in its platform. The AI functionality should help users create engaging profile sketches and headlines. In addition, recruiters can create better job descriptions for their job postings.
For the AI functionality now being added to the platfo... Read more
Hackers attack security researchers via LinkedIn
North Korean state hackers are behind a new phishing campaign targeting security researchers.
This was discovered by researchers at Mandiant. According to the security provider, North Korean hackers UNC2970 have been conducting a campaign targeting security researchers since last June. With the ... Read more
LinkedIn recruitment scams are becoming more sophisticated
The drive toward remote working has created an opportunity for fraudulent recruitment schemes.
LinkedIn has seen a rise in the level of sophistication used in recruitment scams, according to a report in the Financial Times. The article claims that fraudsters are taking advantage of the trend tow... Read more
LinkedIn launches security features to remove fake profiles
LinkedIn has introduced new security features to curb the threat of malicious actors on its platform.
LinkedIn is the largest social media platform for businesses. There's been a rise in fake profiles and threat actors as of late. Due to its nature, malicious actors can get through the platform ... Read more
LinkedIn’s new tools help visual content creators share their work
LinkedIn announced new creative capabilities that make it easier to post visual content on the social media platform. The release is LinkedIn’s latest foray into developing a platform for content creators and artists.
In the coming weeks, LinkedIn users will be able to put a clickable link on ... Read more
Your next job application could come via Slack rather than LinkedIn
The instant messaging platform slack has become speedy and more informal for professionals and employers to find each other.
Slack has become quite popular within organizations as it allows them to communicate with any team member from any place instantly. The app gained popularity during the pa... Read more
LinkedIn is working on audio and video platform
LinkedIn will soon introduce an interactive platform service for live events. First, only for audio and chat -- later, for video as well.
Microsoft subsidiary LinkedIn announced the arrival of an audio-only conversation platform as early as last year. Now, the platform is taking shape. According... Read more