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Researchers use logic hack to match anonymous users with their scandalous posts on Secret

By Shawn Knight
Aug 22, 2014
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  1. Popular anonymous confessional app Secret isn't so secret after all. That's because a pair of security researchers with Rhino Security Labs recently uncovered a logic hack that allowed them to match "anonymous" users with their scandalous posts.
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  2. insect

    insect TS Evangelist Posts: 315   +114

    So... they patched the ability to make lots of user accounts quickly. How does this solve the logic problem to begin with in which there are a lot of fake accounts?
     
  3. VitalyT

    VitalyT Russ-Puss Posts: 3,156   +1,431

    A logic hack? That's a first one.
     
  4. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 6,519   +2,062

    I guess Benjamin Caudill and Bryan Seely are off the NSA's Christmas card list now for reporting it to the company instead of them.
     

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