Researchers publish Snapchat code allowing phone number matching

    Date 26 Dec 2013
    Category Hacks/Cracks
    5175
    Posted By Dave Wreski
    After having its security disclosure go ignored since August, Gibson Security has published Snapchat's previously undocumented developer hooks (API) and code for two exploits that allow mass matching of phone numbers with names and mass creation of bogus accounts.
    The Australian hackers announced its publication of Snapchat's API and the two exploits on the GibSec Twitter account on Christmas Eve

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