Category: account hijack

Twitter slaps back SMS texting after @Jack hijacking
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Twitter slaps back SMS texting after @Jack hijacking

Two problems, Twitter says: vulnerabilities that mobile carriers need to fix & its reliance on linked numbers for 2FA. . Twitter slaps back SMS texting ... Read More

Watch out! Don’t fall for the Instagram ‘Nasty List’ phishing attack
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Watch out! Don’t fall for the Instagram ‘Nasty List’ phishing attack

Instagram users have been receiving odd messages from followers expressing shock that their accounts have somehow ended up on something called the “Nasty List.” . ... Read More

Facebook flaw could have allowed an attacker to hijack accounts
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Facebook flaw could have allowed an attacker to hijack accounts

The CSRF bypass flaw has now been fixed, and the researcher who discovered it has netted $25,000. . Facebook flaw could have allowed an attacker ... Read More

McDonalds app users hatin’ it after being hacked by hungry hamburglars
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McDonalds app users hatin’ it after being hacked by hungry hamburglars

At least two users of the McDonalds mobile app aren’t lovin’ it after thieves hijacked their accounts and ordered hundreds of dollars of food for ... Read More