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Hackers Use Firesheep To Steal Your Login Details; Secure Surfing Possible with HTTPS

Hackers Use Firesheep To Steal Your Login Details; Secure Surfing Possible with HTTPS

If you are concerned about identity thefts and have not heard of Firesheep yet, read on. It is a Firefox add-on/plug-in that targets unsecured Wi-Fi networks and enables anyone steal login passwords of Facebook, Twitter and other services.
How Firesheep does this?
Firesheep looks for cookies in the air, usually your username …