Mark Zuckerberg‘s facebook profile has been hacked by a web guru, exposing many of his private pictures. Pointing many questions over new Facebook’s security settings.

Zuckerberg, the owner of the Facebook, got his profile ‘hacked’ when it was disclosed that new security settings for albums that were updated to avoid pornography and nudity were vulnerable and could be exploited. Anyone could access and download pictures by reporting the images that contained “pornography or nudity”.

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg, can be seen in pictures with President Obama, other friends on different
occasion and with his partner Priscilla Chan, holding aloft of chicken.

Pictures still can be seen http://www.facebook.com/zuck#!/zuck?sk=photos

According to Facebook spokesman, ”“The privacy of our user’s data is a top priority for us, and we invest lots of resources in protecting our site and the people who use it, The bug was a result of one of our most recent code pushes and was live for a limited period of time, Upon discovering the bug, we immediately disabled the system, and will only return functionality once we can confirm the bug has been fixed.”

Facebook has over 800 million active users from all over the world, such large amount of users expect privacy to their personal data. After such flaw in its security settings, facebook has come under huge criticism and not to forget the fire from social media criticizes facebook for collecting personal information of its users.

Waqas

Waqas Amir is a Milan-based cybersecurity journalist with a passion for covering latest happenings in cyber security and tech world. In addition to being the founder of this website, Waqas is also into gaming, reading and investigative journalism.