Attack dismissed as “theoretical” by Snapchat used to plunder 4.6 million phone numbers

Controversial photosharing site Snapchat is back in the news again, opening the New Year as the victim of a data breach.

Hackers have turned an attack dubbed “theoretical” by Snapchat into a reality, stealing 4.6 million phone numbers along the way.

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