Subscribe / Unsubscribe Enewsletters | Login | Register

Pencil Banner

Researcher warns popular gaming plug-in puts millions of web users at risk from data thieves

Lucian Constantin | June 5, 2015
In a demo posted on YouTube, the researcher shows how a flaw in the Unity Web Player could let an attacker access a Gmail account.

The researcher claims that he tried to report the bug to Unity Technologies, once in February and once in April. However, he only heard back from the company Wednesday, a day after he disclosed the vulnerability publicly.

"According to their email, the QA team has picked up the bug reports today and an improved security response procedure is in the works," he said.

 

Previous Page  1  2 

Sign up for CIO Asia eNewsletters.