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Taxi app Uber plugs 'privacy-threatening' web security flaw

2014/12/10

The Register - (International) Ride-sharing service Uber closed a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in its Web site after a security researcher identified and reported the issue. The vulnerability could have exposed users' cookies, personal information, browser history, and authentication credentials.

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/12/10/uber_xss_security_bug/

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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