FriendFeed email bug allowed impersonation

A big vulnerability with FriendFeed email function is reported, that allowed anyone to post a message as anyone (impersonation) else on FriendFeed. For e.g. someone posted this pretending to be FriendFeed co-founder Bret Taylor. When it was spotted, FriendFeed quickly shut down email posting till they look into the issue.

A big vulnerability with FriendFeed email function is reported, that allowed anyone to post a message as anyone (impersonation) else on FriendFeed. For e.g. someone posted this pretending to be FriendFeed co-founder Bret Taylor. When it was spotted, FriendFeed quickly shut down email posting till they look into the issue.

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