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Millions of Facebook passwords exposed internally

Millions of Facebook passwords exposed internally

Technology
The passwords of millions of Facebook users were accessible by up to 20,000 employees of the social network, it has been reported.Security researcher Brian Krebs broke the news about data protection failures, which saw up to 600 million passwords stored in plain text.The passwords that were exposed could date back to 2012, he said.In a statement, Facebook said it had now resolved a "glitch" that had stored the passwords on its internal network.In a detailed expose, Mr Krebs said a Facebook source had told him about "security failures" that had let developers create applications that logged and stored the passwords without encrypting them.Commenting on Mr Krebs's story Facebook engineer, Scott Renfro said an internal investigation started after Facebook ha...
Gemma Collins' horrendous diva antics exposed in explosive f-bomb recording

Gemma Collins' horrendous diva antics exposed in explosive f-bomb recording

Entertainment
Gemma Collins' horrendus diva antics exposed in explosive f-bomb recordingTOWIE star Gemma Collins has been caught red-handed after an audio recording of her having a diva meltdown appeared online.Gemma, who calls herself The GC, can be heard shouting and screaming at producers of Celebs Go Dating after they made her wait to film scenes during her time on the show last year.In the audio secret clip, Gemma fumes: “Where’s the counsellor? I’m about to kill myself. Related Articles “I’m a f****** star, you can’t put me hanging around all day.“I’m not waiting around for no one.”As members of the production team tried to calm her down and explain the situation, the arrogant reality gal continued: “If you want me film me in Essex, if...
Surgery center possibly exposed thousands of patients to HIV, hepatitis

Surgery center possibly exposed thousands of patients to HIV, hepatitis

Health
More than 3,000 patients of a surgery center in Bergen County, New Jersey, may have been exposed to HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C, according to the New Jersey Department of Health and the HealthPlus Surgery Center in the town of Saddle Brook. A letter from the HealthPlus Surgery Center was sent out this month notifying patients who had a procedure there between January and September that they may have come in contact with various infections. "An investigation by the New Jersey Department of Health revealed that during this time period, lapses in infection control in sterilization/cleaning instruments and the injection of medications may have exposed patients to bloodborne pathogens," the letter states, adding that it is important to get tested "even if you do not remember feeling s...