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Bug-hunter gets $5,000 for ‘high-impact’ Gmail exploit

By Slashdot
Saturday, November 23, 2013 13:34 EDT
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Iran blocked access to Gmail Monday amid first steps to establish a walled-off national intranet via AFP
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Google is reporting it has fixed a bug in its password-reset system that would have allowed anyone able to spoof a reminder from Gmail to take over all a user’s Google accounts and threaten any to which they’re connected. The “high impact” security…

 
 
 
 
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