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December 26th, 2007
12:21 am
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Tech PSA
If you have a GMail account, log in and check your filters to make sure nothing suspicious is there:

> When logged into GMail, click on the ’settings’ tab in the upper right of the screen. Then check both the ‘Filters’ and the ‘Forwarding and POP’ sections.

Details here -- there's a vulnerability (apparently now fixed) that let people arbitrarily add filtering/forwarding rules to your mailbox. The author of the linked post had his website registration transferred to a domain thief that way.

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Date:December 27th, 2007 04:48 pm (UTC)
Thanks, Baxil!
Date:December 28th, 2007 01:50 am (UTC)
Thanks for the heads up.
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