Hackers gained access to data on 29 million accounts Facebook

Хакеры получили доступ к данным 29 миллионов аккаунтов Facebook

The social networking service Facebook plans to send messages to people whose accounts have been hacked.

In Facebook said that hackers gained access to data on 29 million accounts during a cyber attack disclosed two weeks ago. It is reported online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to liga.net.

The exact number of hacked accounts was not previously known. Initially, Facebook said that 50 million accounts could be attacked, but they did not know exactly whether the unauthorized use of the data.

The hackers gained access to names, email addresses, and telephone numbers of 29 million accounts.

For 14 million accounts, the hackers have obtained even more data such as hometown, date of birth, last 10 places visited by their owners, and 15 most recent searches.

The social networking service Facebook plans to send messages to people whose accounts have been hacked.

In Facebook claim that WhatsApp and Instagram have not suffered from cracking.

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