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05.05.10 Facebook Disables Chat After Security Hole Discovered

Facebook has taken the chat feature offline to fix a serious flaw. The real-time chat should have allowed private discussions between Facebook users. A recently posted YouTube video shows how to spy on private chats as well as seeing any pending friend requests. Update: Facebook officials admitted the vulnerability existed for a limited amount of […]

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04.23.10 1.5M Facebook Passwords Stolen

A group within Verisign has recently discovered 1.5 million Facebook IDs and passwords for sale. The hacker who uses the name Kirllos has advertised the sale of the user names and passwords in an underground hacker forum. If his claims are true he holds account information for one in every 300 Facebook users. Rick Howard […]

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