Facebook users up in arms over messages ‘bug’
Facebook has recieved complaints from users who claim their old private messages had been published publicly on the social network
It’s unknown how many users were affected, although a Facebook spokesperson said it had received a “small number” of complaints, including from British, US and European users.
According to reports, the site's members claimed private messages they had sent on the social network between 2007 and 2009 had been publicly displayed on their profile wall, in full view of their friends and family online.
A Facebook spokesman said: "A small number of users raised concerns after what they mistakenly believed to be private messages appeared on their Timeline.