A wrinkle has appeared in the perennial question, “Is Dropbox Secure?” Dropbox (one of my favorite services) was effectively unlocked for 4 hours on Monday June 20, 2011!
A code update left Dropbox, the popular cloud storage service, password-free for about four hours on Monday afternoon.
During this time, anyone could access any of Dropbox’s 25 million user accounts by typing in any password. The lapse occurred between 1:54 p.m. to 5:46 p.m. PT.
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