Facebook announced on its official blog that personal data from around six million users was accidentally leaked to third parties through its Download Your Information backup tool.

According to a message posted by the social network, users who downloaded their profile histories were able to see confidential phone numbers and email addresses of other members.

Mark Zuckerberg's company has been storing suggested friends' details in users' histories in order to recommend new contacts they mig...

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