Private Facebook Messages From 81K Accounts for Sale Online
05 November, 2018, 00:13 | Author: Leah Owens
Hackers have reportedly compromised and published private messages from at least 81,000 Facebook accounts, offering to sell access for $0.10 (£0.08) per account in an advert that has since been taken offline. Now, another report has surfaced online claiming that private messages of 81,000 users are being sold on the internet.
We will keep you updated, as more details come in.
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