The attackers used one of the vulnerabilities of service – “View” to get access to pages and personal information.
Hackers gained access to data of 30 million users of the social network Facebook, informs Rus.Media.
“According to a statement, hackers stole authentication tokens 30 million accounts (updated preliminary estimate of 50 million), which allowed them to obtain full access to profile”, – stated in the message.
As noted, the hackers gained access to basic contact information (name and email address or phone number of users – 14 million accounts, as well as additional information, including gender, religion, location and device information another 15 million accounts. Relative to other stolen data as the publication of information no.
Earlier it was reported that at the end of September, Facebook reported about the hacker attack, which affected 50 million users of the social network.
The attackers used one of the vulnerabilities of service – “View” to get access to pages and personal information. In response to these actions the user FB changed the keys 90 million users.