Details of 100m Facebook users collected and published

Personal details of 100m Facebook users have been harvested and published on the net by a security consultant.Ron Bowles used a piece of code to scan Facebook profiles, collecting data not hidden by the user’s privacy settings. see:Researcher Releases Facebook Profile Data
A security researcher on Wednesday released a file containing the names, profile addresses and unique identification numbers of more than 100 million Facebook users.The information was corralled via a public directory Facebook makes available that lists users who are sharing at least some of their profile information with everyone on the Internet. It was collected and uploaded by Ron Bowes, a security researcher with Skull Security.

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