Facebook leaks phone numbers of 419 million users


Facebook has verified that roughly 400 million telephone numbers of consumers are exposed over a year, in an internet database after Facebook disabled.

According to TechCrunch, safety researcher Sanyam Jain managed to find an internet database containing telephone numbers connected to user IDs for more than 419 million Facebook users and sometimes, the information included the consumer’s actual name, sex, and nation.

The vulnerable server wasn’t protected using a password, also TechCrunch states it verified a number of the numbers from the record. The data was taken off After the book contacted the internet host of the database.

The business states that data collection has been removed and it does not have any proof Facebook accounts were compromised. In May, info for 49 million Instagram users has been leaked.


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