Open dark web database exposes info on 267 million Facebook


Facebook login bug lets attackers hijack accounts on Mashable, other sites

An unsecured database on the dark web left the personal information of more than 267 million Facebook users, mostly in the U.S., exposed.

Although the database, discovered by security researcher Bob Diachenko and Comparitech and traced to Vietnam, is now inaccessible, it laid bare names, phone numbers, timestamps and Facebook IDs and that information also appears on a hacker forum.

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