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540 Million Facebook User Records Found On Unprotected Amazon Servers

540 Million Facebook User Records Found On Unprotected Amazon Servers
April 03, 2019Mohit Kumar
It's been a bad week for Facebook users. First, the social media company was caught asking some of its new users to share passwords ...

Hackers Stole 50 Million Facebook Users' Access Tokens Using Zero-Day Flaw

Hackers Stole 50 Million Facebook Users' Access Tokens Using Zero-Day Flaw
September 28, 2018Swati Khandelwal
Logged out from your Facebook account automatically? Well you're not alone… Facebook just admitted that an unknown hacker or a group o...

Another Facebook Bug Allowed Anyone to Delete Your Photos

Another Facebook Bug Allowed Anyone to Delete Your Photos
November 27, 2017Swati Khandelwal
If you think a website whose value is more than $500 billion does not have any vulnerability in it, then you are wrong. Pouya Darabi, a...

This Bug Could Allow Hackers to Delete Any Video On Facebook

This Bug Could Allow Hackers to Delete Any Video On Facebook
January 23, 2017Mohit Kumar
A security researcher has discovered a critical vulnerability in Facebook that could allow attackers to delete any video of the social ne...

Hacker reveals How He Could have Hacked Multiple Facebook Accounts

Hacker reveals How He Could have Hacked Multiple Facebook Accounts
August 27, 2016Swati Khandelwal
How to Hack a Facebook Account? That's possibly the most frequently asked question on the Internet today. Though the solution is ha...

Here's How to Get Facebook New 'Dislike Button' to Your Profile

Here's How to Get Facebook New 'Dislike Button' to Your Profile
September 22, 2015Swati Khandelwal
You may call this a misleading headline. Right? Yes, it's True. And I apologize for this. But… ...before someone else tricks...

Hack Codegen - Facebook Open-Sources Code That Writes Code

Hack Codegen - Facebook Open-Sources Code That Writes Code
August 24, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Good news for Open Source Lovers! Facebook has open-sourced Hack Codegen – its library for automatically generating Hack code, allo...

Win Apple's iPhone 6 For Free – A New Facebook Scam

Win Apple's iPhone 6 For Free – A New Facebook Scam
September 17, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Apple's iPhone 6 FREE ? Of course not ! It's only a hoax, but scammers have announced the just release iPhone 6 free. Another F...

HACK - A New Open Source Programming Language developed by Facebook

HACK - A New Open Source Programming Language developed by Facebook
March 23, 2014Mohit Kumar
Facebook just released a new programming language called ' HACK ', designed to build complex websites and other software quickly...

Facebook vulnerability allows to view hidden Facebook Friend List

Facebook vulnerability allows to view hidden Facebook Friend List
November 22, 2013Mohit Kumar
Facebook is one of the most powerful and reliable social networking website. It allows users to interact with other users after being fri...

Facebook hack exposes contact Information of 6 Million Users

Facebook hack exposes contact Information of 6 Million Users
June 23, 2013Mohit Kumar
Facebook is alerting its users about a security breach due to a technical glitch, that may have inadvertently exposed the email addresse...

Hacking Facebook users just from chat box using multiple vulnerabilities

Hacking Facebook users just from chat box using multiple vulnerabilities
April 17, 2013Mohit Kumar
Nir Goldshlager , Founder/CEO at Break Security known for finding serious flaws in Facebook once again on The Hacker News for  sharin...

Facebook OAuth flaw allows gaining full control over any Facebook account

Facebook OAuth flaw allows gaining full control over any Facebook account
February 21, 2013Mohit Kumar
Facebook OAuth is used to communicate between Applications & Facebook users, to grant additional permissions to your favorite apps. ...
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