Teen data on Myspace compromised

Wednesday, 30 August 2006, 11:53 AM EST

A security hole in the popular MySpace social networking site allowed users to view entries marked "private", a crucial protection for users aged under 16, according to weekend reports.

Though the site is said to have fixed the problem, it was said by news reports to have been active for months. Nobody at MySpace was immediately available for comment.

At The Register.

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