Facebook


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 15, 2013
geo: 
Menlo Park , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Breach Total Number: 
0
Source: 
Media
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Facebook discovered that hackers had exploited a vulnerability and accessed unspecified data.  Facebook found no evidence that Facebook user data was compromised.  Malware was installed on a number of employee laptops after a small number of them visited a mobile developer website that turned out to be unsafe. Microsoft, Twitter, and Apple were affected by the same issue around the same time.