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Attackers can access Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive files without a user's pass


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#1 yu gnomi

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Posted 06 August 2015 - 01:55 PM

 

 

Attackers can access Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive files without a user's password

The so-called "man-in-the-cloud" attack is said to be a common flaw in most cloud-based file synchronization services.

http://www.zdnet.com/article/dropbox-google-drive-onedrive-files-man-cloud-attack/

 

research released at Black Hat conference. Scares crap out of me because I use Dropbox and MS cloud stuff - One Drive and One Note.

 

Can someone with knowledge tell me whether 2factor authentication can protect you from man-in-the-cloud attacks?


Edited by yu gnomi, 06 August 2015 - 01:57 PM.


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