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Samsung smart fridge leaves Gmail logins open to attack

2015/08/24

The Register - (International) Security researchers from Pen Test Partners discovered a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) vulnerability in Samsung's RF28HMELBSR smart fridge in which a man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacker could use a fake Wi-Fi access point and deauthentication to steal Google login credentials via the refrigerator's calendar client.

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/08/24/smart_fridge_security_fubar/

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