Archives: Security

Special HTTP Verb to request and view Documents online

May 28, 2019 | By kiranbadi1991 | Comments Off on Special HTTP Verb to request and view Documents online | Filed in: Development, Others, Process, Project Management, Security.

First American Financial Corp’s recently exposed good amount of data(885 million files related to real estate data) to the external folks.Probably this leak impacted close 885 million folks assuming each file relates to one property and one person or family. The leak mainly happened by modifying the URL parameter of the request. I have written • Read More »

Compromised Passwords/Account Verification

August 21, 2018 | By kiranbadi1991 | Comments Off on Compromised Passwords/Account Verification | Filed in: Development, Security.

I browse a internet a lot and have accounts across many sites. Sometimes I forget and tend to reuse my password. My account has been compromised many times. Today while resetting the password for GitHub, I came across the interesting site which helps users to prevent reuse of compromised passwords and informs the user if • Read More »

Is Facebook Hacked Today

September 8, 2011 | By kiranbadi1991 | Comments Off on Is Facebook Hacked Today | Filed in: Security, Testing.

Just trying to logon to the Facebook account gave me below screen shot and making sure I am indeed keying the url of Facebook,I checked with IE Developer toolbar, Seems like something is wrong with Facebook today.Perhaps its time that Facebook hire some Security testers.

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