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Three Different Bugs Let The Attackers Hack 50 Million Facebook Accounts

50 Million Facebook Accounts Attackers Hack Facebook Accounts Facebook hack Three Different Bugs

Three Different Bugs Let The Attackers Hack 50 Million Facebook Accounts

Three Different Bugs Let The Attackers Hack 50 Million Facebook Accounts Facebook recently confessed to a major hacking incident affecting roughly 50 million user accounts. According to the initial disclosure, hackers exploited a vulnerability in the Profile “View As” option, stealing user access tokens. This allowed the hackers to take over the accounts as the users without the need to log in. At that time, Facebook stated that the investigations remained in progress in order to further investigate. Later that day, Facebook conducted a press conference. There, they highlighted three different bugs that triggered Facebook account hacks. These vulnerabilities existed...

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