Youtube also had its share of hackers this weekend. These hackers placed several off-colour pop ups redirecting to adult content. They also used advantage of a cross-site scripting vulnerability to leave flaming comments on various users. Justin Bieber seemed to be the most unfortunate victim. Google temporarily shut down its comment section following this. Google says its officially taken care of this and plugged the holes the hackers used to get in.
Publish date: July 5, 2010 4:26 pm| Modified date: December 18, 2013 6:28 pm