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“All what has to happen is an active session, or a “auto login”-cookie and a URL which hosts a exploiting Flash file.
Because of this, cyber-criminals (or curious governments) can trick you by staging a "man in the middle attack," where the snoop acts as an uninvited mediator between you and the intended recipient.
Your computer thinks it's contacting your bank when in fact it's contacting the snoop, using his own rules for encrypting information.
For example when accessed, a automatic “post update” could be made, that would lure friends of the user to access the exploit URL, and the exploit would spread virally.
An more invasive and hidden exploit could harvest all the users personal photo’s, data and messages to a central server without any trace, and there is no reason why this wouldn’t be happening already with both Facebook and My Space data.” says Schaap.
The United Arab Emirates continues to wrestle with Research in Motion over government access to Black Berry messages, threatening to ban the company's services if it doesn't severely weaken the anti-snooping protections on its smartphones.