Developers Note: Facebook Pushes Updates to Session Key Formats

All application developers should be aware that Facebook today pushed live changes to the session key formats. This could require developers to update their applications to continue functioning correctly.

Facebook’s Platform team writes:

Please note that the session keys are longer than before, and the set of possible characters in the session keys include all alphanumeric characters (case-sensitive), along with ‘-’, ‘_’ and ‘.’.

If you notice any problems with session keys or signatures, please check first that your code accommodates the changes above. Bugs can be filed at http://bugs.developers.facebook.com/enter_bug.cgi.

Social Media 101

Mediabistro Course

Social Media 101

Get hands-on social media training for beginners in our online boot camp, Social Media 101! Starting September 4, social media and marketing experts will teach you the best practices to be successful on social. Register before July 31 to get $50 OFF with early bird pricing. Register now!

 

Leave a Reply

Get the latest news in your inbox
interested in advertising with inside facebook?

Social Media Jobs
of the Day

Social Media Specialist

California Academy of Sciences
San Francisco, CA

Community Manager

Advanstar Communications
Iselin, NJ

Social Media Journalist, Travel Website

McMurry/TMG
Washington, DC

Social Media Manager

The National Review
New York, NY

Featured Company

Join leading companies like this one and recruit from the nation's top media job seekers on the Mediabistro Job Board. Every job post comes with our satisfaction guarantee. Learn More
 

Our Sponsors

Also from Inside Network:   AppData - Facebook & iOS Application Stats   PageData - Engagement Data on Facebook Pages   Facebook Marketing Bible   Inside Network Research
 
home | site map | advertising/sponsorships | about | careers | contact us | help courses | browse jobs | freelancers | events | forums | content | member benefits | reprints & permissions terms of use | privacy policy Copyright © 2014 Mediabistro Inc. call (212) 389-2000 or email us