Google Fixes XSS Security Holes

Jul 7, 2006 | 1,477 views | by Candid SEO
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Recently a loophole was found in Google that allowed hackers to deploy phishing scams, cookie stealing, and creation of worms. The worst part is that it does not require you to be logged in to exploit this cross site scripting. However, Google found the security vulnerability and patched it quickly.

Matt Cutts replied to the Threadwatch post stating that the hole has "either fixed or the fix is going out."