Tag Archive: message

Watch Out! If You’re Using Skype for iOS, You Can Be Hacked Just By Reading A Chat Message

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ou_Iir2SklI If you’re a Skype user on the iPhone or iPod Touch, be warned: a new cross-site scripting vulnerability has been discovered in version 3.0.1 that allows attackers to execute malicious JavaScript code just by sending you a chat message.   The good news is that Skype is aware of the issue and is already rolling out an update that fixes the exploit. The bad news? This exploit occurs when you simply view a chat message, which means that anyone  [Read More…]

Yahoo CEO sends “So Long I Was Fired” message from iPad

An Apple-related tidbit from the Carol Bartz-Yahoo saga that perhaps confirms the iPad’s dominance with corner office types. Her 42-word message about getting fired as CEO (over the phone, ouch) this afternoon ends with the “Sent from my iPad” signature.   Here it is, in its entirety: To all, I am very sad to tell you that I’ve just been fired over the phone by Yahoo’s Chairman of the Board.  [Read More…]