Twitch source code and business data leaked on 4chan

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An unknown individual has leaked the source code and business data of video streaming platform Twitch via a torrent file posted on the 4chan discussion board earlier today.

The leaker said they shared the data as a response to the recent “hate raids” —coordinated bot attacks posting hateful and abusive content in Twitch chats— that have plagued the platform’s top streamers over the summer.

Catalin Cimpanu @campuscodi

https://therecord.media/twitch-source-code-and-business-data-leaked-on-4chan/

Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp are all down

facebook glitch
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Global users are experiencing outages on Facebook, including all social networks the company owns, which include Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp. When navigating to these websites, a server error will appear — Instagram shows a “5xx server error,” which indicates that this is an issue with Facebook’s servers. Users are also unable to send messages or load new content on the mobile apps for these platforms. Even Oculus, Facebook’s virtual reality platform, and Workplace, its business communication tool, are down.

Amanda Silberling @asilbwrites

https://techcrunch.com/2021/10/04/facebook-messenger-instagram-whatsapp-are-all-down/