I.T. Security and Linux Administration

Apr 30 2014   9:42PM GMT

Google Hacks reCAPTCHA

Eric Hansen Eric Hansen Profile: Eric Hansen

http://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/2340691/google-accidentally-cracks-its-own-captcha-verification-with-maps-algorithm

This is the problem with “improving” features.  You make a change in one spot of the code and you break a million other things.  Though I think it is admirable that Google admitted to this issue.  Now to just hope they fix it so they don’t end up like AOL…

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