Revealed the company Facebook officially announced the existence of a security problem in the system allowed the hacker to access the accounts of more than 50 million users around the world, and after that was raised in the hearts of Facebook users panic on Friday, September 28 due to the recording of the sudden exit of their account on the site.
Said Mark Zuckerberg in a call with journalists, “this issue of security very serious and we take them seriously.”
The company said in a blog on its website that its team of Engineering found on Tuesday that the attackers had identified a weakness in the code of Facebook with respect to the “display as it appears to others” “View As” and became Facebook aware of the attack possible after you notice abnormal activity on September 16.
Also indicated Facebook that she had logged out of the 90 million users of their accounts, in order to secure the 50 million accounts who were at risk, along with 40 million accounts to use the feature “View As” last year.
In addition, the company tweaks the feature “view as it appears to others” “View As” pending to solve that problem, doubling the number of employees who work on improving the security of 10 thousand to 20 thousand, were reported to the FBI Committee on Irish Data Protection to avoid any problem due to the Data Protection Act GDPR .
I think that Facebook is in real trouble this time, despite all these statements and security procedures have been disabling some of the tools on the site already, will you become the end of Facebook is near!
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