Tag: dropbox

Apr 12

Comment protéger son identifiant Dropbox quand on partage des liens publics | Korben

Comment protéger son identifiant Dropbox quand on partage des liens publics | Korben.

Aug 27

Une nouvelle couche de sécurité pour Dropbox | Korben

Une nouvelle couche de sécurité pour Dropbox | Korben.

Aug 02

Dropbox steps up security after spam attack

Dropbox steps up security after spam attack.

Aug 01

Dropbox data breach proves the “One Site, One Password” rule | Naked Security

Dropbox data breach proves the “One Site, One Password” rule | Naked Security.

Jun 13

Anatomy of a bug – the MySQL authentication disaster (patch now!) | Naked Security

You could have the hardest-to-guess password, salted and hashed thousands of times, and still be at risk.

 

That happened about a year ago at Dropbox, for instance, when the file-sharing site inadvertently removed its authentication validation altogether for a few hours. Anyone could use any password.

It’s happened again, this time with a more corporate angle.

Open source database giant MySQL (and its post-Oracle fork, MariaDB) contained a bug which meant that your password might be checked correctly only 255 out of every 256 times. One in 256 times, anything might get you in

Anatomy of a bug – the MySQL authentication disaster (patch now!) | Naked Security.

Jul 01

Dropbox Accidentally Unlocked All Accounts for 4 Hours

Dropbox Accidentally Unlocked All Accounts for 4 Hours.

Jun 22

Dropbox : Yesterday’s Authentication Bug

"Yesterday we made a code update at 1:54pm Pacific time that introduced a bug affecting our authentication mechanism. We discovered this at 5:41pm and a fix was live at 5:46pm. A very small number of users (much less than 1 percent) logged in during that period, some of whom could have logged into an account without the correct password. As a precaution, we ended all logged in sessions…"

The Dropbox Blog » Blog Archive » Yesterday’s Authentication Bug.

May 16

Sécurité : une plainte déposée contre Dropbox

Sécurité : une plainte déposée contre Dropbox.

Apr 28

Dropbox Dorks (public directory+google)

Dropbox Dorks.

Apr 22

Privacy, Security & Your Dropbox

Privacy, Security & Your Dropbox.