14 year old finds critical hole in Gmail

A 14 year old kid known only to the outside world as Anthony has revealed that Gmail has a critical hole. Writing in his bog, which gives his age as 14, Anthony says the vulnerability could be used to gather email addresses. Or even possibly to compromise the account.

He was attempting to mail some javascript code from his yahoo account to my gmail when he came across this vulnerability. Anthony noted that javascript will run if it is within the preview of the message. 14 year-old finds critical hole in Gmail

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 2nd March 2006 7:39AM