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Firesheep

Filed under: Computers, Security — Tags: , — zundel @ pm

Firesheepmalware hazard

If you use an insecure website, like Facebook, from an insecure wi-fi connection, like in a cafe or airport, anyone can easily hijack your identity. (The tool is now a Firefox extension.)

Known problem for a while.
Now well demonstrated.

You have been warned.

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