Yet another major debacle for the Facebook, the tech giant admitted that it was hit with a fresh data breach.
The latest data breach may have affected nearly 50 million users.
With this revelation, the US Senator Mark R. Warner (D-VA) has called for a full probe into the incident.
Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence and co-chair of the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus, Warner said it was high time the Congress stepped up and took action to protect privacy and security of social media users.
The latest horror came about after biggest-ever security breach after Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Facebook now has admitted that hackers broke into nearly 50 million users’ accounts by stealing their “access tokens” or digital keys.
This allowed them then use the tokens to take over people’s accounts.>