Facebook, which has been on the agenda with scandals for a while, has also signed a hacking scandal this time. On a website From 533 million much Facebook of the user personal information published for free.
Personal information of 533 million Facebook users published
The personal information published is divided by country. 32 million ABD, 11 million It contains data from 533 million users from 106 countries, mainly the UK and 6 million India. 19,638,821 Turkish users information is also available in the published database.
Phone number, place of birth and date, Facebook ID number and e-mail controlling the leak with personal information such as Insider, announced that they verified several records.
Cyber intelligence firm Alon Gal, CTO of Hudson Rock, ”Due to released leak social engineering attacks will increase. We also think that many people will be hacked or suffer financial damage due to these leaks. ”Used expressions.
“It seems that Facebook will not be able to assist with users whose information has been leaked,” said Alon Gal, who stated that the information was published for free. However, the company’s unlikely fraud and hacking attempts needs to warn users. ” said.
In January, it was determined that the software for leaking Facebook users’ personal information was put up for sale on the same website.
The information released free of charge brought to mind the leaked information by taking advantage of the Facebook vulnerability in 2019. Although Facebook announced that they have closed the gap, some analysts think that the published information was obtained with a vulnerability similar to the one in 2019.
No official statement has yet been received from Facebook officials.
All 533,000,000 Facebook records were just leaked for free.
This means that if you have a Facebook account, it is extremely likely the phone number used for the account was leaked.
— Alon Gal (Under the Breach) (@UnderTheBreach) April 3, 2021