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Data was scraped due to a vulnerability that the company patched in 2019, as per Facebook spox.
23:00, 04 April 2021
Сyber intrusion could have broad political and diplomatic consequences.
12:20, 01 November 2019
Details were revealed of cyber projects that included social media scraping, targeted collection and the "de-anonymization of users of the Tor browser."
12:30, 21 July 2019
Facebook is under federal criminal investigation for deals it struck with electronics manufacturers to access user data, and it has been hit a series of security breaches over the past year.
13:10, 04 April 2019
The penalty is expected to be much larger than the $22.5 million fine the agency imposed on Google in 2012.
10:40, 21 January 2019
The data set was first reported by security researcher Troy Hunt, who maintains Have I Been Pwned, a way to search whether your own email or password has been compromised by a breach at any point.
16:40, 18 January 2019
Hackers appear to have compromised and published private messages from at least 81,000 Facebook users' accounts.
16:00, 02 November 2018
The plain black text apology on a white background, with only a tiny Facebook logo, appeared in Sunday publications.
21:40, 25 March 2018
Zuckerberg said this week he would be willing to testify if he is the right person at the company to speak to lawmakers.
22:10, 24 March 2018
Shares buoyed slightly after social media group founder breaks silence.
15:00, 22 March 2018
The data analytics firm that worked with Donald Trump's election team and the winning Brexit campaign harvested millions of Facebook profiles of U.S. voters.
16:40, 21 March 2018
Politicization of Facebook is also a geopolitical issue.
11:40, 19 March 2018
Whistleblower describes how firm linked to former Trump adviser Steve Bannon compiled user data to target American voters.
21:40, 17 March 2018