Modded Firesheep exposes Google data

Two security researchers have coded a modded version of the Firesheep packet sniffer that exploits the use of unencrypted cookies by Google's Web History feature.

Android app makes hacking Facebook easy

A new app allows Android-based smartphones to hack into the Facebook or Twitter accounts of other users using the same Wifi network.

If HTTPS is secure, why isn’t every website using it?

With technology now so much a part of daily life, the average person maintains a password for multiple accounts, including e-mail, instant messaging and banking. 

Firefox plug-in is a cookie snatcher

A Firefox plug-in known as "Firesheep" has been positively identified as a serial cookie sidejacker.