Facebook is to be sued in Europe over the major leak of user data that dates back to 2019 but which only came to light recently after information on more than 533 million accounts was found posted for free download on a hacker forum. Today Digital Rights Ireland (DRI) announced it’s commencing a “mass action” […]

Ephera
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“That’s why we devote substantial resources to combat [scraping] and will continue to build out our capabilities to help stay ahead of this challenge.”

  1. You haven’t “stayed ahead of this challenge” pretty much ever.
  2. The data was scraped by people pretending they’re friends with random phone numbers. A child could’ve thought of that vulnerability. And you don’t even need to “devote substantial resources”, you just need to not publish people’s data.
fatboy
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Exactly. Could have not said it better

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