Facebook Is Asking New Users To Hand Them Their Email and Password
As Facebook has revised its privacy in early 2019, the company is still struggling to get used to a “Privacy” culture. Kevin Poulson who reported to Daily Beast on April 2 that some Facebook users have asked to provide both email and password.
A blog post had been published today which showed a huge amount of Facebook email and password were publicly available on AWS (Amazon servers).
The email password trick was first spotted by a software developer and information security expert who tweets by the handle “e-sushi”:
These requests are used to verify your email but Facebook is storing your email and password.
Facebook continue to have privacy problems. And this tactic can put a huge number of email and passwords in open space.