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Dropbox Security Glitch Allowed Anyone to Access User Accounts

Jun 22, 2011, 16:02 (0 Talkback[s])


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"'A very small number of users (much less than 1 percent) logged in during that period, some of whom could have logged into an account without the correct password. As a precaution, we ended all logged in sessions," Dropbox' Arash Ferdowsi wrote. "We’re conducting a thorough investigation of related activity to understand whether any accounts were improperly accessed. If we identify any specific instances of unusual activity, we’ll immediately notify the account owner.'"

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