Nathan Olivarez-Giles and Jessica Guynn:
Among the information that could have been accessed is data from user profiles, pictures and Facebooks chats between users. “Fortunately, these third parties may not have realized their ability to access this information,” said Nishant Doshi, a Symantec spokesman in a company blog post. “We have reported this issue to Facebook, who has taken corrective action to help eliminate this issue.”
Well, at least they didn’t know until they posted about it in the Los Angeles Times.