Google Plus to Shut Down Sooner Due to Second Data Breach
Closure date moved from August 2019 to April 2019
This is a tough time to be a tech giant if this week’s headlines are any indication. On Monday, Google revealed in a blog post that Google Plus users had been attacked again last month when a software update contained a bug that affected a Google Plus API. Though Google found and fixed the bug within a week of its introduction, it had still impacted approximately 52.5 million users. Google said its is still investigating the exact impact, and it has started notifying consumer users of Google Plus as well as enterprise customers who were impacted.
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