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Smashing Security #005: 'Upskirt insecurity' PODCAST

Smashing Security podcast #005: 'Upskirt insecurity'

Join me and fellow computer security industry veterans Vanja Svajcer and Carole Theriault as we have another casual chat about whatever is on our minds.

This week: An alleged hacker finds the downside to car rental, a New York Times Twitter account announces Vladimir Putin is planning to launch a missile attack against the United States, and an "upskirt" website leaks its user data.

Oh, and Vanja forces Graham to share an embarrassing privacy-breaching lavatory anecdote.

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Lock down your Twitter: take care that rogue third-party apps don't hijack your account

Have you linked third-party apps to your Twitter account? Maybe it's time you did an audit of whether you still want them to have access to your Twitter followers and messages.

The recent Twitter Counter hack proves that even legitimate third-party services can run rogue, causing Twitter accounts to start sending spam.

Yasin Soliman reports.

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