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Facebook stored millions of unencrypted user passwords

CBS News Thursday, 21 March 2019
Social media giant said it will notify "hundreds of millions" of users of the potential data breach
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Facebook revealed on Thursday it hadn't been properly masking the passwords of hundreds of millions of it users, and stored them in an internal database that could be accessed by its staff. According to CNN, the company said it discovered the exposed passwords during a security review in January and...

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