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Reference Number: FOIREQ19/00075

Date of access

22 May 2019

FOI request

Documents, including but not limited to forms and email correspondence, concerning the Facebook security breach (discovered in January) where millions of passwords were stored in plain text on Facebook's internal servers, and any impact on Australian citizens. The breach is detailed here by Facebook. The request was for any exchange between Facebook and the OAIC regarding this matter.

Information published in the disclosure log

pdfFOIREQ19/00075 Documents951.45 KB

Other information

Partial access provided.

Released in part subject to s 47E(d).

The applicant agreed to exclude the names and contact details of Facebook personnel from the scope of the request.

Further information

For further information please go to the OAIC's FOI disclosure log page.