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Facebook says the FBI has asked it not to reveal who might be behind an hack that affected 30 million people

Facebook says the FBI has asked it not to reveal who might be behind an hack that affected 30 million people

Facebook says the FBI has asked it not to reveal who might be behind an hack that affected 30 million people Rob Price Oct. 12, 2018, 5:44 PM 0 facebook linkedin twitter email print Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg takes a drink of water as he testifies before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol…


Facebook says the FBI has asked it not to reveal who might be behind an hack that affected 30 million people

facebook ceo mark zuckerberg Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg takes a drink of water as he testifies before a House Energy and Commerce hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election and data privacy. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik

Faceook says the FBI has asked it not to reveal who might be behind a hack that affected 30 million users.

On Friday,Facebook provided more details about a major hack of its systems that it first dislcosed two weeks ago.

“We’re cooperating with the FBI, which is actively investigating and asked us not to discuss who may be behind this attack,” Facebook exec Guy Rosen wrote in a blog post.

“We now know that fewer people were impacted than we originally thought. Of the 50 million people whose access tokens we believed were affected, about 30 millionactually had their tokens stolen.”

This story is developing…

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