• The personal data of over 500 million Facebook users was posted in a low-level hacking forum.
  • It includes phone numbers, full names, locations, email addresses, and biographical information.
  • Security researchers say hackers could use the data to impersonate people and commit fraud.
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A user in a low-level hacking forum on Saturday published the phone numbers and personal data of hundreds of millions of Facebook users for free.

The exposed data includes the personal information of over 533 million Facebook users from 106 countries, including over 32 million records on users in the US, 11 million on users in the UK, and 6 million on users in India. It includes their phone numbers,…

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