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50 million Facebook accounts were threatened

Shah and mate, “an ethical hacker from Taiwan”! A few hours after the young Asian hacker promised to“remove” Mark Zuckerberg from Facebook, representatives of the world’s largest social network reported unpleasant news. In their words , during the recent attacks hackers hackers were able to crack the 50 million accounts.

Hackers used a vulnerability in the Facebook code. The problem was discovered earlier this week. Just in case, 90 million social network users were “thrown out” of accounts, forcing them to re-log. The bug eventually “darned”, you do not have to change the password to your account.

The company Facebook appealed to the police, which is currently engaged in the investigation of hacking. While there is no information about who can stand behind the attack and what data could be obtained by the attackers

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