Zynga’s bajillion-dollar bid to go public came with oodles of fun insight into the company, thanks to that filing with the securities and exchange commission. It also landed around the same time that the Facebook game developer launched a new game, one all about your privacy.
British hacker Ashley Mitchell thought it would be a hoot to steal $US12 million from Zynga, the creators of Facebook games like Farmville and Cityville. And it would have been! If he hadn’t been caught.