Hacks and Incidents

Facebook might have released your phone number

Facebook might have released your phone number: The personal information of more than 6 million Facebook users may have been exposed due to a security bug, Facebook announced late Friday. Due to the bug, information that Facebook normally uses to recommend friends, including emails and phone number, was included in their own contact details. So whenever users downloaded an archive of their Facebook account through the Download Your Information (DYI) tool, they also downloaded these emails and phone numbers, regardless of whether their friends had made the details publicly available.

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