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Security in October: Google Wave, Facebook, XSS

Friday, October 30, 2009

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Security in October: Google Wave, Facebook, XSS

Further support of what I mentioned in my presentation In my Cross-site scripting presentation at #heweb09, I mentioned that a North Carolina State University report from September 2008 showed that users clicked the “ok” button on message alerts 61% of the time, regardless of whether the message alert was legitimate or not.  From that I [...]

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New Utility Allows You to Control Facebook Accounts Without the Password

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

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New Utility Allows You to Control Facebook Accounts Without the Password

FBConTroller v2.0 was released late yesterday.  As the author clearly states, FBController does not, nor can it, hack into a Facebook account.  What it CAN do though is to control a Facebook account (write on one’s own wall, others wall, retrieve profile page, retrieve friends list and even attempts to retrieve inbox and send messages) [...]

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