Friday, April 6, 2012 [Tweets] [Favorites]

Facebook and Dropbox Apps Vulnerable to Credential Theft

Eric Slivka (via Chris Adamson):

Wright outlines a number of different ways in which a malicious user could obtain the login credentials, including customized apps, hidden applications installed on public PCs, or hardware solutions such as a modified speaker dock that could siphon the data.

Apparently the USB vulnerability, which seems to me to be the most serious, only affects iPhones that don’t have a passcode set.


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