Share A PSA to people who anonymously chat with strangers on the internet: Not all spaces are so private. According to security researcher Indrajeet BhuyanOmegle — a iphone online chat site Pussy in elmont. strangers are randomly paired for one-on-one chat sessions — is "not as anonymous as it claims.
Omegle's chat policy states that "Chat messages are screened by an automated system for spam. In general, messages are not stored, but messages which are flagged as suspicious may be stored indefinitely, and select messages may pihone read by a human being to improve Omegle's anti-spam software, or for other quality control purposes.
As the Hacker News random, these recorded conversations require "little knowledge iphone hacking" to access, citing Bhuyan's python script, Omegle-Chat-Hackas evidence that someone outside of Omegle can download user's conversations. An Omegle spokesperson said in an that they think Bhuyan's hack was feasible by guessing the URL of a chatlog — a random sequence of letters and s — a chat has saved.