Reuters reports that Facebook has released more details related to its recent announcement that hackers exploited a vulnerability in its "view as" feature for just over a year. First, Facebook revised down the figure of affected users across the globe, from roughly 50 million to 29 million. Further, the company outlined that just 14 million users lost "profile details such as birth dates, employers, education history, religious preference, types of devices used, pages followed and recent searches and location check-ins," while the other 15 million lost only basic contact details. Facebook Vice President Guy Rosen said the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation has asked that any further descriptions of the hackers be limited so as not to compromise the investigation.
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