Wednesday, January 3, 2007

Google's problem... continues

There is a lot of noise regarding a security flaw in gmail. In case you still dont know, Gmail had a major security flaw which allowed anonymous sites to steal your contact list. CSRF (Cross Site Request Forgery as it is called) attacks are very similar to XSS. Read more on ajaxian.

A few of the other previous problems with Google that have been discussed briefly on techcrunch are -
Google Notebook: Use the Privacy Option
Gmail Disaster: Reports Of Mass Email Deletions
Google Top Searches: Based on Everything and Nothing
Google’s Orkut Down For 13+ Hours
Google’s Tipping PointAnother Gmail Problem

Author - Sharad

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