Facebook Says It Was The Target Of A “Sophisticated” Attack
February 15, 2013
Though an investigation is still ongoing, the company says there is no evidence to suggest its user data was compromised as a result of the attack.
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The social giant says the attack occurred after several Facebook employees visited a compromised website that allowed malware to install itself on those employee laptops.
Facebook says it is currently working with internal and external security teams and law enforcement authorities in an ongoing investigation.
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