According to the Facebook’s blog on Thursday, its considered that about 600,000 Facebook accounts compromised per day with security or privacy.
The factoid, first noted by security site Sophos, was in the context of an entry introducing new security features for the social network. The figure was extrapolated by a stat showing0.06% of 1 billion logins per day are compromised. Less than 0.5% of Facebook users experience spam on any given day.
Facebook’s proposed solution for such breaches is to find three to five “trusted friends”. That way, if you’re locked out of your account, Facebook will send codes to your friends to give to you. Facebook is also testing app passwords that the company will generate on your behalf and you won’t need to remember
[Via Facebook Blog ]