What you missed in cybersecurity this week

Zack Whittaker
What you missed in cybersecurity this week

It's been a busy week — it's tough to keep up with all the cybersecurity news. TechCrunch: As all eyes were on attorney general William Barr giving his highly anticipated summary of the Mueller report out this week, Facebook was quietly updating a blog post it had published a month earlier, revising up the number of Instagram accounts affected by a years-long bug that stored passwords in plaintext. Facebook admitted that "millions" of accounts were affected and not "hundreds of thousands" as it had first estimated.