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Magnum:
Does anyone know how the "forged cookies" are made.

http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/hacking-in-america/what-forged-cookie-how-did-it-allow-hackers-get-my-n721866

The 2nd sentence does not inspire much confidence in me. :-)


--- Quote ---So, you should put forged cookies low on the list of scary things to worry about on the internet. However, Grossman said changing your password regularly should theoretically negate any forged cookies - should they even exist.


--- End quote ---

Should I change my email from Yahoo to someone else ?
With over 1/2 billion accounts effected, someone is dropping the ball.

anunitu:
Get a gmail account..yahoo has been leaky for a long time.

Magnum:
Thank you anunitu

hutch--:
Use a browser that gives you the option of deleting all your cookies.

anunitu:
As Hutch said...

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