Wired: Facebook’s Mandatory Malware Scan Is An Intrusive Mess

Wired: Facebook’s Mandatory Malware Scan Is An Intrusive Mess. “WHEN AN OREGON science fiction writer named Charity tried to log onto Facebook on February 11, she found herself completely locked out of her account. A message appeared saying she needed to download Facebook’s malware scanner if she wanted to get back in. Charity couldn’t use Facebook until she completed the scan, but the file the company provided was for a Windows device—Charity uses a Mac.”