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Account hijacking flaw patched by Hilton Hotels in HHonors Website

2015/03/23

Softpedia - (International) Hilton Hotels & Resorts announced that it patched a flaw on its Hilton HHonors reward program's Web site that allowed attackers to exploit a cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability to hijack any profile based on its account number and access a customer's account information. No incidents taking advantage of the problem have been reported.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Account-Hijacking-Flaw-Patched-by-Hilton-Hotels-in-HHonors-Website-476471.shtml

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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