Users were automatically logged out of Facebook on Friday night in the middle of the sessions, sparking confusion and inquiries from those affected.
the Downdetector.com website, which tracks outages, said users who reported suffered disconnection, with a few minor cases unable to access news feeds or use email. Log back in with the required credentials, which many were reluctant to provide, fearing a hack.
The incident started around 7 p.m. Those already on the site were automatically logged out, while other users were unable to access the site. The outages affected both desktop and mobile users.