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Facebook caught exposing millions of user credentials

Facebook has leaked access to millions of users’ photographs, profiles and other personal information because of a years-old bug that overrides individual privacy settings, researchers from Symantec said.

via Facebook caught exposing millions of user credentials • The Register.

Legacy token leakage.


Java process maxing out CPU under VirtualBox

I got burnt by this one – all Java processes spin at 100 CPU on update 4.0.6 of VirtualBox.

A work-around is to go to Control Panel / System / Advanced / Environment Variables / System Variables and add a variable called “J2D_D3D” with the value “false”. This will supposedly disable Direct3D in Java.

via #8794 latest update breaks Java on XP guest – VirtualBox.