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Spoofing Flaw Discovered In Safari Mobile Browser
2012-03-24 07:41:24

Computer security experts have discovered a new vulnerability in Apple's mobile Safari web browser that can make it look like a user is visiting one website when, in actuality, they are looking at a page located elsewhere. According to Andrew Webster of The Verge, the security flaw is present in Safari for iOS 5.1 and was discovered earlier this month by members of the Germany security firm MajorSecurity. The vulnerability "makes it possible to put a spoof URL in the address bar to trick...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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