Facebook left up to 600 MILLION users' passwords stored in plain text

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Facebook left up to 600 MILLION users' passwords stored in plain text and searchable by thousands of employees Security researcher Brian Krebs reports 200-600 million users were affected  The passwords were only visible internally, to Facebook employees, firm says  Facebook also says there is no evidence that anyone abused this

By Cheyenne Macdonald For Dailymail.com

Published: 15:55 GMT, 21 March 2019 | Updated: 16:06 GMT, 21 March 2019

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Hundreds of millions of Facebook users may have had their passwords exposed as the result of an alarming oversight by the social media company.  

The shocking vulnerability was first revealed by security researcher Brian Krebs, who reports that Facebook left the

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