Facebook Security Still Lacking

In October I blogged about a Firesheep, a Firefox plugin that highlights the¬†inherent¬†vulnerabilities in the way that Facebook and other websites handle sessions. TL;DR - Install the extension and with a click of a button you can capture un-encrypted Facebook sessions of any user using a WiFi network you're connected to (read the full post … Continue reading Facebook Security Still Lacking

Canadian Tech Roundup 14: The one where we talk about iPad2

iPad 2 is out! RIM may have missed window of opportunity Facebook Quietly Launches 'Deal' in Canada Facebook Photo Seizure A tonne of new content on Netflix Tony Clement defends his criticism of the CRTC UBB decision Courts back TV broadcasters Digital Transition is August 31, 2011! iTunes Link RSS [podcast]http://dl.dropbox.com/u/480185/podcasts/CTREP14.mp3[/podcast]

Facebook Now More Secure

In a blog post today Facebook detailed some of their new security improvements: Starting today we'll provide you with the ability to experience Facebook entirely over HTTPS. You should consider enabling this option if you frequently use Facebook from public Internet access points found at coffee shops, airports, libraries or schools. The option will exist … Continue reading Facebook Now More Secure

Lunch-hour Link Log

Recipe: Broccoli Curry Udon - Hungry? Microsoft Surface 2.0 CES Demo - Coming to an RBC near you soon. Angry Birds "board" game - I don't get all the Angry Birds hype and this is just weird. Facebook Blocker - Hate Facebook? Block it, everywhere!