The exploit in itself was a very simple one. It involves using a Firefox addon called Tamper Data which allows the the user to intercept the outgoing HTTP request from the browser in real time and modify the data. All the attacked had to do was to select the “I forgot my Password” and select “Email me a reset link” and start the Tamper Data in firefox and modify the outgoing data. Numerous youtube videos have come up to demonstrate the proof of concept. Googling the Phrase” ثغرة الهوتميل 2012 “will bring up several videos demonstrating the same .