The lawsuit, which combined several legal actions, stems from Facebook's worst-ever security breach in September, when hackers stole login codes - or 'access tokens
' - that allowed them to access nearly 29 million accounts.
If authentication is successful, the server creates a new access token
with the ID of the customer and expiry time.
"CAC will be the access token
Used for NMCI network logon," Allen explained, "and it will serve as the PKI token for digitally signing and encrypting e-mail."
Diagram 1 shows a figure entering the doors with the reminder: "Place your access token
on door control plate.
They have also reset the access tokens
of the 50 million profiles that were affected and, as a precaution, are also resetting the access token
for a further 40 million accounts that have gone through a 'View As' look-up in the last year.
UbiNET token is the user access token
for the UbiNET platform and ThingCoin is the transaction currency within UbiNET.
Research Labs (CTRL) had uncovered the flaw in Facebook's access token
He found that apart from the users' info, Nametests would also provide a secret key called an access token
, which, depending on the permissions granted, could be used to gain accessa visitor's posts, photos and friends.
As soon as the victim navigated to Facebook, the extension stole their login credentials and the access token
and sent them to the malefactors' server.
In the Your Access Token
section, click Create my access token
All users would have an ID, a password, a random digital code or access token
and a PIN.
The lawsuit, which combined several legal actions, stems from Facebook Inc's worst-ever security breach in September, when hackers stole login codes - or "access tokens
" - that allowed them to access nearly 29 million accounts.