Facebook app developers leaked millions of user records on cloud servers, researchers say | GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY XYZ | Scoop.it
Facebook app developers left hundreds of millions of user records exposed on a publicly visible cloud server, researchers from security firm UpGuard said. The researchers said the larger of the two data sets came from a Mexican media company called Cultura Colectiva. A 146GB data set with information like user activity, account names, and Facebook IDs was found that included more than 540 million records, the researchers said.