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Autofill Plugin of LinkedIn could Leak User Data

Facebook is not the only big ticket company embroiled in a data privacy issue. Now it’s LinkedIn too. A glitch in the AutoFill plugin of LinkedIn which allows one to speed up form completion may have been a gateway for hackers to gather information pertaining to name, email address, phone number, ZIP code, job profile, and company. Certain malicious sites can shift the plugin on their whole page without being