Firesheep Firefox Add-On Hijacks Twitter and Facebook

If you didn’t already know that plain HTTP sessions are utterly insecure, here’s proof: A new Firefox addin named Firesheep captures sessions on open Wi-Fi networks and goes one step more sinister. It finds users logged into Facebook, Twitter, Google, Amazon, Dropbox, Evernote, WordPress, Flickr, bit.ly and more, and lets you take over their sessions […]

Apple’s HTML5 Showcase and Web Standards

Apple launched a new sequence of Web pages named “HTML5 and web standards” on their website which highlights the level of support for the emerging standard in the company’s Safari and Mobile Safari browsers on Friday.