• 30 million Facebook users have personal data accessed by hackers

    3 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Facebook said today that it has experienced the biggest security breach in its history as 30 million users had their email addresses and phone numbers viewed by hackers. Nearly half of those 30 million also had other personal data accessed including the area where they live, their religious affiliation, relationship status and search history. Facebook says that it isn't sure whether other, "smaller-scale attacks" are involved with this breach.
    According to Facebook, the hackers were able to access the following information from the 14 million users who were hit ...
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  • The FBI Is Now Investigating Facebook's Security Breach

    The FBI Is Now Investigating Facebook's Security Breach

    3 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Towards the end of September, Facebook announced that they had experienced a security breach. The breach was said to have compromised about 50 million accounts and Facebook claims to have since addressed the issue. However in a post on its website , Facebook has shared additional details, including how the FBI has since gotten involved with the investigation. For starters Facebook claims that the initial assessment of 50 million compromised accounts might have been higher than previously thought. Instead the company claims that out of the 50 million accounts that were thought to have been...
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