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Cloud Services Let Malware Past the Firewall

Good to know. I mean it is a bad thing but it is good to know about it.

…Dropbox functionality is compromised, the synching feature allows any malware installed by the attacker to reach other machines and networks using the service. “People don’t consider that once you have Dropbox configured, anything you put in the synchronization folder gets a free pass through the firewall,”

via Cloud Services Let Malware Past the Firewall | MIT Technology Review.

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