Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1233 Hacking Imgur for fun and profit
I’ve been meaning to write about this for a while. It all started back in July 2015 when I decided to look for vulnerabilities in Imgur, an incredibly popular image sharing platform. The reason I chose Imgur was because I frequently visited the site and I was already familiar with how the site worked. After a short amount of time searching I managed to find some common vulnerabilities; XSS, clickjacking, and a whole load of CSRF issues.

Reporting the issues proved to be a little difficult. The only way I could see to contact Imgur was through their support system which wasn’t suitable for reporting security issues. Eventually, August 1st, I wrote up a report detailing the issues, shipped an email off to security@imgur.com, and waited. But not for long.
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#1233 Hacking Imgur for fun and profit
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#1231 Cisco 2016 Midyear Cybersecurity Report (PDF)
#1230 Xen patches critical guest privilege escalation bug
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