Category Archives: Security

Posts about general security stuffs like hacking,credit card fraud,social network security,viruses and worms etc

Facebook Graph Search: Good, Bad and The Ugly

Facebook announced a radical new search mechanism two months back, called “Facebook Graph Search”. As per FB, “Graph Search is a new way for you to find people, photos, places and interests that are most relevant to you on Facebook”.

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How NOT to design a secure website – freecharge.in case study

Update: As of 28/02/2013 freecharge have enabled SSL in their website thereby increasing site’s security.It should be safe to use credit card as long you don’t leave the cookies behind if working on a public system. freecharge.in is a convenient … Continue reading

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Booking tickets in IRCTC? Your Credit Card might be in risk

    IRCTC is India’s most popular travel site, having a monthly user turn over of over 8.4million! (as on April 2011, source)Many uses the site for their day-to-day travel needs. Despite the vast user base, IRCTC is still not upto … Continue reading

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Can Facebook use my name and profile picture in ads?

There were many speculations related to Facebook using users profile picture and social data in their own advertisements. For people concerned about their privacy please read the how to blog from F-Secure turn of this feature. If you are a … Continue reading

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