Zuckerberg Exposed in Facebook Glitch

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pauses as he delivers a keynote address during the Facebook f8 conference on September 22, 2011 in San Francisco, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg kicked off the conference introducing a Timeline feature to the popular social network.

Ever wonder what it would be like to be “friends” with Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook? Thanks to a blogger who discovered a glitch in the social-media website’s security system, photos from Zuckerberg’s private albums were exposed to the public on Tuesday, including images of the Facebook CEO cooking with a lady friend and giving out candy to Halloween trick-or-treaters. The company attributed the leak to recent revisions in its software. The blogger said he happened upon the glitch accidentally, saying it was an example of “simply terrible programming on Facebook’s part.” Just weeks ago, the company settled a lawsuit with the Federal Trade Commission, which found it had misled users about their privacy settings.