Facebook removed public databases containing its user data on Amazon cloud servers after cybersecurity firm UpGuard discovered millions of exposed records. File photo: Reuters

540 million Facebook records exposed on Amazon servers

  • Researchers from the firm UpGuard said the data, which included usernames and passwords, came from two different Facebook apps that stored their data publicly on Amazon’s cloud services
  • Facebook said the databases have been taken down
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Facebook removed public databases containing its user data on Amazon cloud servers after cybersecurity firm UpGuard discovered millions of exposed records. File photo: Reuters
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