Facebook vulnerability reported through bug bounty program

Facebook fixes a major security bug that would have allowed a user to listen in on a conversation through a Facebook messenger audio call.
0:50 | 11/20/20

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:

{{nextVideo.title}}

{{nextVideo.description}}

Skip to this video now

Now Playing:

{{currentVideo.title}}

Comments
Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for Facebook vulnerability reported through bug bounty program
In today's set fights FaceBook fixes in major security bug it would have allowed a messenger audio calls to be used for listening in to a user's conversation. The bug was reported through faced bugs bug bounty program. It earned the researchers discovered at 60000 dollars. Some gamers and brand went online to complain about Amazon not delivering their Sony PlayStation five consoles. One posted video showing her receiving an air prior instead it's believed the in demand PS five's were somehow stolen to be resold to the black market. And finally robot dogs are the newest members of the security team. At Florida's ten dill air force base. They're part of a project with a robotics firm based in Philadelphia a camera allows remote operators to see the area around the dog. They can use the speaker to talk to any intruders out there and busier tech site. A great day.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"duration":"0:50","description":"Facebook fixes a major security bug that would have allowed a user to listen in on a conversation through a Facebook messenger audio call.","mediaType":"default","section":"ABCNews/Technology","id":"74314366","title":"Facebook vulnerability reported through bug bounty program","url":"/Technology/video/facebook-vulnerability-reported-bug-bounty-program-74314366"}