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Firesheep Vigilante Messages Users With Their Own Accounts

Firesheep Vigilante Messages Users With Their Own Accounts

You might question his methods, but New York software engineer Gary LosHuertos wanted to warn his fellow Starbucks customers that their browsing data was open to the world, thanks to Firesheep. So he hijacked their accounts to prove it.

Now Anyone At Your Café Can Hijack Your Facebook Account

Now Anyone At Your Café Can Hijack Your Facebook Account

A new Firefox extension lets anyone sharing an open wireless network at your neighbourhood café or workplace easily access your Facebook, Twitter and myriad other online accounts. It’s a terrifying tool designed to highlight a longstanding problem.