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Researchers exploit flaw to tie Secret users to their secrets

2014/08/25

Help Net Security - (International) Researchers from Rhino Security Labs demonstrated a proof-of-concept attack against the Secret app that could allow a user to deduce the identity behind a posting on the anonymous social network. The attack method was previously reported to Secret and closed before the researchers' demonstration.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=17291

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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