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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#599 Microsoft's OneDrive short URLs pointed attackers right at your private files
Researchers have found that shortened URLs from cloud services can also be abused by attackers to locate private resources, such as files or even driving directions to medical appointments.

Researchers from Cornell Tech university have published a paper demonstrating serious privacy risks from using short URLs in cloud services such as Microsoft's OneDrive and Google Maps.
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#601 CISCO: Out-of-date apps put 3 million servers at risk of crypto ransomware infections
#600 VMware patches critical session-handling vulnerability
#599 Microsoft's OneDrive short URLs pointed attackers right at your private files
#598 Adobe patches Creative Cloud desktop in new security update
#597 ‘Blackhole’ Exploit Kit author gets 7 years
#596 Online banking and plastic card-related fraud in India increases 35 percent
#595 Australia: Cybercriminals now target payroll, invoicing, and superannuation systems
#594 Urgent Call to Action: Uninstall QuickTime for Windows Today
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