Monday, January 25, 2010

Facebook is sensitive to attacks

Facebook is sensitive to certain types of attacks that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of your computer while the user interacts with another Web site, warned experts in the field of security. One of them, Nitesh Dhanjani, also states that design weak point of Facebook and allows other applications over the access user profile without the express permission of the user. Facebook is very sensitive to clickjacking attacks, in which it is possible to download the Facebook account if the user clicks on the site with hidden harmful code.

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