Facebook Leaks Personal Info Of 267,000,000 Users

Facebook Leaks Personal Info Of 267,000,000 Users

A security researcher recently located a database containing the usernames and phone numbers of 267 Million Facebook users. The database was on the public Internet and he believes the data was harvested by telemarketers. Facebook believes this information was gathered before they put security controls in place to “better protect users.” As a holiday gift from Facebook… enjoy your robocalls.

About the Author

avatar KALE: A geek who works in the IT field and lives in Dallas, TX. He is also a music geek who has played in several local bands. Previous to his IT career, Kale worked as a photojournalist. He brings technical advice and artistic counterpoint to the podcast.