Posted Jan. 3, 2014 at 1:11 p.m.

Premium Lock Hacks at Snapchat, Skype, Target show security vulnerabilities

Published: 2014-01-03 13:11:27
Updated: 2014-01-03 13:11:27

Snapchat's headquarters The Snapchat Inc. logo stands outside the company's headquarters on the strand at Venice Beach in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. Snapchat is a photo and video sharing application that allows the user to pre-set a period of time, no more than ten seconds, for the receiver to view the content before it disappears from the screen. Photographer: Patrick Fallon/Bloomberg

Snapchat says it will let users opt out of the "Find Friends" function that was used to expose their information, it said Thursday. Snapchat is also adding restrictions to make the type of hack harder to achieve, it said in a blog post....

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