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Facebook has no plans to notify 530 million users whose data was leaked

Facebook has no plans to notify 530 million users whose data was leaked

Facebook has no plans of notifying users whose data was leaked during the recent massive data breach involving social media platform This massive data breach had exposed the personal details of around 533 million Facebook users. The personal information included details such as phone numbers, Facebook ID, birthdates, etc, of millions of users.

The social media platform in a recent statement had stated that the leaked data has not been obtained through its system. Facebook claims that the data was scrapped from its platform sometime before September 2019.

Facebook told Reuters that it has no plans of informing users who might have been affected by this data leak. “It also took into account that users could not fix the issue and that the data was publicly available in deciding not to notify users,” told a Facebook spokesperson, according to Reuters.

The social media giant on April 6 had published a blog in which they admitted that a data breach had occurred but added that the data was actually stolen back in 2019.

News Source: business-today

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