Facebook Hack

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October 16, 2018 - 9:43 am
(CBS News) -- Facebook is cracking down on the spread of false information in the final weeks before the midterm elections. The world's largest social network says it will ban fake content designed to suppress voter turnout. The announcement comes just two weeks after Facebook says hackers...
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Facebook
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October 12, 2018 - 4:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says hackers accessed a wide swath of information — ranging from emails and phone numbers to more personal details like sites visited and places checked into — from millions of accounts as part of a security breach the company disclosed two weeks ago. Twenty-nine million...
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The logo of social networking site Facebook is reflected on the screen of a smartphone resting on a laptop keyboard.
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Melony Roy
September 28, 2018 - 2:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — Facebook says its engineering team recently discovered a security breach affecting nearly 50 million user accounts. The company says an investigation, while still in its early stages, has revealed that hackers exploited a vulnerability that impacted its "View As"...
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Mark Zuckerberg
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April 04, 2018 - 11:51 am
By Jordan Valinsky (CNN Money) -- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify in front of a Congressional panel on April 11. He's set to appear before the House Energy and Commerce Committee next Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. ET to talk about the "company's use and protection of user data." Reps. Greg...
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