Results 1 to 2 of 2

Hybrid View

  1. #1

    Twitter to begin screening some links for phishing

    Twitter launched a new link-screening service on Tuesday aimed at preventing phishing and other malicious attacks against users of the popular microblogging service.


    Really it's about time they started doing more pro-active steps.

  2. #2
    Gonzo District BOFH westin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    SW MO
    The Hak5 podcast had Robin Wood on recently talking about doing command and control through twitter, and other social networking sites. If I remember correctly, he presented on it at Shmoocon. I wonder if some of these methods would catch that sort of activity as well....
    \"Those of us that had been up all night were in no mood for coffee and donuts, we wanted strong drink.\"


Similar Threads

  1. Hacker used Twitter to control infected PCs
    By t34b4g5 in forum Security News
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: August 15th, 2009, 04:26 AM
  2. Links in Threads...
    By Tim_axe in forum Site Feedback/Questions/Suggestions
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: June 10th, 2005, 08:14 AM
  3. Links
    By jm459 in forum Site Feedback/Questions/Suggestions
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: May 29th, 2003, 11:02 PM
  4. General Security and Learning plus links!
    By Ennis in forum The Security Tutorials Forum
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: February 7th, 2002, 08:43 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

We have made updates to our Privacy Policy to reflect the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation.