theljstaff (theljstaff) wrote in lj_support,

Vulnerabilities in LiveJournal fixed thanks to SECENTIS researchers

Umberto Morelli and Nicolas Dolgin, researchers from SECENTIS, the European industrial PhD focused on computer security, have recently discovered some Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) vulnerabilities in LiveJournal, and have kindly pointed them out to LiveJournal Support Team.

We would like to publicly acknowledge the impact made by Umberto and Nicolas. Thanks to their prompt and thorough report, said vulnerabilities have been timely fixed by LiveJournal developers.

The Team reminds that bug-reports and security reports can be sent to We greatly appreciate your feedback!

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