Hacker Says URL Trick Grants Access Other People’s Boarding Passes

A BuzzFeed intern and New York University senior recently claimed to have hacked Delta Airline's paperless boarding pass system by changing just one digit in a URL. "On Delta, you can change the URL of your boarding pass and get someone else's boarding pass," Dani Grant wrote in a post. "Even if they're on a different airline." This seems crazy. Read More >>

Your Smartphone Can Read Your Boarding Pass and Let You Know If You Will Face Any Security Checks

If you ever happen to be flying domestically across the United States, have a scan of your boarding pass barcode with your smartphone, as it could let you know if you have to go through any pre-boarding checks, which could potentially enable any traveller to bring unauthorised items on board. Read More >>