Use Secretbook to encode hidden messages in Facebook photos

By Shawn Knight
Apr 11, 2013
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  1. A browser extension called Secretbook allows anyone using Google Chrome to secretly embed a message in a JPEG image uploaded to Facebook. The contents of the 140 character message can only be viewed if you know the corresponding password, according...

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  2. RH00D

    RH00D TechSpot Booster Posts: 386   +96

    A terrorist could use this. But then again they can also put however many documents, PDFs, etc. they want into a single encrypted 7zip archive then transfer that through Facebook Chat, or the hundreds of file hosting websites.
  3. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,766   +1,427

    How about encrypting the entire account so that it can not be seen or spammed unless invited, regardless of updates made by Facebook that changes your settings.
  4. dennis777

    dennis777 TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 274   +29

    Blizzard games' screenshots are doing this also.
  5. NTAPRO

    NTAPRO TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 807   +91

    I've heard of people doing similar processes with distributing child pornography lol

    Not sure how I came across that article though >_>


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