The worlds leading social media platform has leaked more than 1 million phone numbers due to a glitch. The social media giant attempted to resolve the issue, but a database has popped up in a repository that mirrors the data the platform had leaked out. The data exposed more than 400 million records of users spanning from the US, UK, and Vietnam. The data breach affects over 200 million users.The information was scraped from a database that allowed users to look one another up by phone numbers. the Social Media Giant refuses to say how the data was takin off the servers. The said that the information was already available for public view.
After the owner of the server was contacted by a security team, the server was taken offline. There was no evidence that user accounts were compromised according to FB.