Facebook has revealed that 50m user accounts have been breached by an access token harvesting attack.
It warns that another 40m may also have been compromised and in all 90m of its 2.2bn users will have to log in or reset their credentials.
Facebook was already having a terrible year in terms of data security and the fall-out of the Cambridge Analytica affair and now it has emerged that a massive and sophisticated data breach has occurred.
The breach is the largest in Facebook’s 14-year history and Facebook is still trying to determine whether the attacker misused any accounts or …read more
Source:: Silicon Republic News