A security researcher has uncovered a way of deleting every single video from YouTube by sending a simple request to Google servers. The company has now fixed the incredibly serious flaw that could have removed all of the content from its site.
Some of China's largest online companies have been forced to delete over 60,000 accounts registered on their services ahead of the upcoming date for the introduction of new censorship and regulation of names used online.
Upstart social network Google+ has pulled countless user accounts seemingly out of nowhere, claiming they are doing so due to user name violations. As a result, the website has received waves of backlash at best.