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Facebook has fixed a flaw that may have allowed users to attach executables to messages sent to other punters on the social network. Security blogger Nathan Power notified Facebook after finding the bug, which involved fiddling with messages sent between users who were not necessarily contacts. Facebook normally blocks the …

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  1. Winkypop Silver badge
    Trollface

    Facebook: You get what you pay for.

    Suck it bitches.

  2. Anonymous Coward 15
    Pirate

    Facebook messaging allows arbitrary file attachments?

    Avast, me hearties. Y'arrr.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Farcebook is NOT your friend!

    Zuck it and zee motherzuckers!

  4. Nameless Faceless Computer User
    Facepalm

    self regulating

    If you're dumb enough to open an .exe attachment you earn what you have received.

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