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50 Million Hack: How To Tell If Your Facebook Account Was Hacked

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50 Million Hack: How To Tell If Your Facebook Account Was Hacked.

Some couple of days ago, a taiwanese hacker named Chong chi wang said that he was going to delete facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s account, however he has decided to cancel it.

According to him, i reported the bug i found to facebook and i’ll show proof to everyone one’s i get feedback from them. He also stated that the broadcast was made available before he changed his mind.

This may not be unconnected with the massive security breach reported by facebook on september 16, 2018.

The company found out the bug as a result of increased users access into facebook platform.

Facebook a social platform with over 2 billion active users and counting every month called the increased users access as unusual.

50 million users is a huge number of accounts, i mean according to stats the social platform has over 2.3 billion users. 50 million users compared to over 2 billion users is not much, but the deal is everyone is not affected.

How Accounts Were Affected

After the issue was found, the company started investigating it and 6 days ago that was september 25, facebook team of engineers found out that hackers took advantage of bugs found on the “View As Feature

A feature available to users.

The bugs found are as follows,

1. Bug Sagnum: in “View As Feature” the video uploader is suppose go off, however it remained there.

2. The second bug granted access to the video uploader to obtain access token having the exact sign in feature found on iOS and Android facebook mobile app.

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With this, hackers now have access to the view as, the uploader and access to the token.

As a measure to protect the accounts of users that were affected, Facebook re-generated the access tokens to the affected 50 million users i.e there accounts were logged out of the platform

How Tell If Your Account Was Affected

When you log into your facebook account again you will be greeted with a sign in page. Some users were given a short survey.

So what that means is that, the tokens generated by the bug made facebook team to log your accounts out inorder to protect your account.

This hack is one of the worst hack on facebook. It is a bad image on facebook. It might interest you to know that facebook is selling users data (Rea This: How Facebook Is Selling Your Facebook Account Information and Data)
One thing is, if someone get’s access to your facebook token he/she can post with your account without your notice.

Beware of the stuffs you post on facebook platform, hackers may get access and use your information you’ve uploading.

Facebook is a simple social platform were friends, peers and family members meet to express themselves.

What most people do on facebook

¤ Some people use it for marketing

¤ Some people use it for posting pictures and other stuffs like that.

¤ And others use it to quitely watch others do their thing.

Note: as a marketer, if you are using facebook third party authentication system, you should consider changing your mind on that.

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Software Bug Responsible For Audi SUV Delay

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Software Bug Responsible For Audi SUV Delay

(Reuters) In a bid to step into the world of electric cars may have faced some obstacles but the company is not taking chances. Audi’s bid to launch its first Electricity based (Electric Car) cars faced an obstacle following a software bug.

The company initially planned on date for the launch however a new date will be choosen by the company so as to sort out the software issues and possibly fix them.

The spokesman of the company stated that the company require a regulatory clearance for a software that was modified during the development process.

Audi is making its way into electric cars having a feeling that they will succeed. Audi will face competition from Tesla and Uber, two giants and makers of electric cars.

The evolution of electric cars isn’t that fast. Automobile manufacturers are approachinng it step by step. Audi entrance could pave way for others however Apple Inc is planning on launching the Apple Car in 2023

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Floating Keyboard Now On Gboard Android App

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Floating Keyboard Now On Android Gboard

Google has released a new update to its Gboard keyboard app. The new update is a floating keyboard feature that allows more easy navigation.

With the new update, users can now manually move the keyboard to any given location or desired position. Floating keyboard is not a new feature either, it has been there in several android keyboard apps. It only took google a lot of time to add the feature to the Gboard app.

Android is owned by google, but google isn’t doing its best to become the first in updates and feature addition to apps and services.

The new update brings alot of features like the ability to resize the keyboard layout.
The usual bootom position of the Gboard app is no longer needed. You can now move it to your desired location.

Gboard isn’t the best in terms of android keyboard apps but you can trust it for sure because google owns it and updates are guaranteed.

Google is a bit slow in the android game, other third party providers are far more ahead of google in some areas although google’s key focus is on android alone.

How To Use

Using the floating keyboard on the and Gboard app is very easy. You can do it by;

1. Tap on Menu at top left corner of your Gboard app

2. Select Floating keyboard option

3. You can move it anywhere

Resize Gboard

Hold any portion of the four corners of the app, then resize to any desired way.

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Hwobi Wallet Now Supports 7 Stablecoins

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Hwobi wallet has expanded its service by supporting over 7 stablecoins. The company took the decision to upgrade its service after more customers demanded for more services

With the new development, the Hwobi wallet now supports over 7 stablecoins.

The services now covered by Hwobi wallet includes TUSD,DAI, PAX, EURS, GUSD, and USDC. With this Hwobi wallet users can now access these services with ease.

Hwobi wallet, a well establish and professional multi chain wallet supporting over 7 stablecoins in the world.

Hwobi wallet has a dream, the dream of delivering better service to customers and better ease of access to several range of multi chains. Customers can choose from any according his/her choice.

Hwobi group the company behind the Hwobi wallet is a big name in the blockchain industry providing easy and secure trading and management system to users from different location.

Investing your money on trading platforms is risky, not only the trading system but the management system. The best you can do for yourself as a well established trader is to go for the right trading and managent system. – PRN

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