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Amazon.com administrators on Tuesday closed a security vulnerability that made it possible for attackers to steal user login credentials for the highly trafficked e-commerce website. The XSS, or cross-site scripting, bug on Amazon Wireless allowed attackers to steal the session IDs that are used to grant users access to their …

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  1. Disco-Legend-Zeke

    Build A Better...

    ...lock, and the thieves will build better lock picking tools.

    Security is not something you do once and then walk away.

    1. Test Man
      FAIL

      Tut

      Listen to Mr Expert here... NOT

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