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Massive Flaw Could Have Exposed Every Gmail User’s Address – 12 June 2014

Screenshot from mail.google.com

Screenshot from mail.google.com

A gaping security bug in Google’s systems may have been used to unearth millions upon millions of users’ email addresses. The activist claimed it took Google a month to rectify the problem after his report to the company.

Tel Aviv-based security researcher Oren Hafif discovered the bug and has informed Google, which has managed to resolve the problem. Continue reading

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