Personal information on about 267 million Facebook users, most of them in the U.S., was exposed on a searchable database by a group that appears to be in Vietnam, Bloomberg reported. The exposed data includes user names, phone numbers and Facebook IDs, and was exposed due to a coding flaw that left the database open, the article says. A Facebook spokeswoman told Bloomberg the company believed...
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The Heir Who Wants to Be Mayor
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.To spend time with Daniel Lurie is to understand the true meaning of the word “mensch.” Everyone who knows the San Francisco philanthropist and Levi’s heir says pretty much the same things about him: Daniel is “a really good guy”—affable, smart, egoless and earnest in his desire to improve the lives of the neediest. So earlier this year, when I began hearing...
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