Facebook discovers massive data breach exposing 50 million users' information

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Another day, another Facebook leak.

This time around, a network attack has exposed nearly 50 million users' private data, Facebook told The New York Times on Friday. Hackers apparently found a coding flaw that allowed them to take over user accounts before Facebook noticed the breach earlier this week. It has since patched the issue and on Friday logged 90 million users out of their accounts in a security measure.

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