Facebook Vulnerability that Allowed any Photo to be Deleted Earns $12,500 Bounty

An Indian electronics and communications engineer who describes himself as a “security enthusiast with a passion for ethical hacking” has discovered a Facebook vulnerability that could have allowed for any photo on the site to be deleted without the owner’s knowledge. Arul Kumar, a 21 year old from Tamil Nadu, discovered that he could delete […]

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Ramnit Worm Targets Facebook, Over 45,000 Accounts Compromised

Much has been written about the Ramnit worm and its transformation into a financial malware. And now, Seculert’s research lab has discovered that Ramnit recently started targeting Facebook accounts with considerable success, stealing over 45,000 Facebook login credentials worldwide, mostly from people in the UK and France. Discovered in April 2010, the Microsoft Malware Protection […]

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