Google Code Search: Hacking For Dummies

Google launch a Google Code search engine in Google Labs.

Good for finding code. And hacking, probably.

Kottke points to some of the riskier parts of this nifty little search engine. Such as people putting their WordPress files in a ZIP or TAR file, including the wp-config.php file containing MySQL passwords for the site for instance. That’s probably not so good, right? Well, there are other examples as well and Kottke seems to collect them. Hopefully these people will get notified of any serious stuff they unknowingly might have put online and public in this manner

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