View Full Version : Hulu connect feature on Facebook becomes a security issue

07-02-2011, 05:00 PM
The facebook connect feature was launched on friday. The feature lets viewers of Hulu link their account with their Facebook profile.

But it turns out that Hulu have reported that some users were seeing someone else’s account information upon logging in to the site.

Sounds like a feature you would not want to use!!!!

Facebook Connect causes identity crisis for Hulu users - VentureBeat (http://www.worldtvpc.com/online-tv-news/go_71985.htm)

When streaming video site Hulu announced it was adding a new first-of-its-kind feature (one that will become a staple going forward) it was not talking about giving its users the ability to access random strangers accounts instead of their own. ...