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Google Announces 5 Major Security Updates for Chrome Extensions

Google Announces 5 Major Security Updates for Chrome Extensions

October 02, 2018Mohit Kumar
Google has made several new announcements for its Chrome Web Store that aims at making Chrome extensions more secure and transparent to it...
Cryptocurrency Mining Scripts Now Run Even After You Close Your Browser

Cryptocurrency Mining Scripts Now Run Even After You Close Your Browser

November 29, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Some websites have found using a simple yet effective technique to keep their cryptocurrency mining javascript secretly running in the ba...
How One Photo Could Have Hacked Your WhatsApp and Telegram Accounts

How One Photo Could Have Hacked Your WhatsApp and Telegram Accounts

March 15, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Next time when someone sends you a photo of a cute cat or a hot chick on WhatsApp or Telegram then be careful before you click on the ima...
Browser AutoFill Feature Can Leak Your Personal Information to Hackers

Browser AutoFill Feature Can Leak Your Personal Information to Hackers

January 11, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Just like most of you, I too really hate filling out web forms, especially on mobile devices. To help make this whole process faster, G...
Hackers WIN $1 Million Bounty for Remotely Hacking latest iOS 9 iPhone

Hackers WIN $1 Million Bounty for Remotely Hacking latest iOS 9 iPhone

November 02, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Well, here's some terrible news for all Apple iOS users… Someone just found an iOS zero-day vulnerability that could allow an at...
Here's How Websites Are Tracking You Online

Here's How Websites Are Tracking You Online

October 27, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Webmasters can track all your activities on the Internet – even if you have already cleared your browsing history and deleted all saved ...
This Malware Can Delete and Replace Your Entire Chrome Browser with a lookalike

This Malware Can Delete and Replace Your Entire Chrome Browser with a lookalike

October 19, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers have uncovered a new piece of Adware that replaces your entire browser with a dangerous copy of Google Chrome , in...
Chrome, Firefox, Safari and IE – All Browsers Hacked at Pwn2Own Competition

Chrome, Firefox, Safari and IE – All Browsers Hacked at Pwn2Own Competition

March 21, 2015Mohit Kumar
The Annual Pwn2Own Hacking Competition  2015 held in Vancouver is over and participants from all over the world nabbed $557,500 in bug b...
WebRTC Vulnerability leaks Real IP Addresses of VPN Users

WebRTC Vulnerability leaks Real IP Addresses of VPN Users

February 02, 2015Mohit Kumar
An extremely critical vulnerability has recently been discovered in WebRTC (Web Real-Time Communication) , an open-source standard that ...
LOL, Jar File Malware Just Goes Viral Through Facebook Messages

LOL, Jar File Malware Just Goes Viral Through Facebook Messages

May 14, 2014Swati Khandelwal
If you came across any suspicious Facebook message with ‘ LOL ’ text or a fake Image file send by any of your Facebook friend, avoid cli...
Fake Digital Certificates Found in the Wild While Observing Facebook SSL Connections

Fake Digital Certificates Found in the Wild While Observing Facebook SSL Connections

May 11, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Visiting a website certified with an SSL certificate doesn’t mean that the website is not bogus. Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protect the ...
LinkedIn Hack Tool Exposes Users' Emails without Exploiting Any Vulnerability

LinkedIn Hack Tool Exposes Users' Emails without Exploiting Any Vulnerability

April 03, 2014Anonymous
A Free Chrome, Firefox and Safari web browser plugin floating around the web, called ' Sell Hack ' allows users to view the hidd...
Facebook 'Watch naked video of friends' malware scam infects 2 million people

Facebook 'Watch naked video of friends' malware scam infects 2 million people

March 07, 2014Wang Wei
We have seen a lot of Facebook malware and virus infections spreading through friends list, and this time a new clickjacking scam camp...
Google Chrome added pop-up warning to prevent users from Browser hijacking

Google Chrome added pop-up warning to prevent users from Browser hijacking

February 03, 2014Anonymous
GOOGLE, one of the most trusted brands continuously trying to keep its products more robust and secure for keeping its users safe. Go...
Adware Companies buying popular Chrome extensions to inject Ads and Malware

Adware Companies buying popular Chrome extensions to inject Ads and Malware

January 19, 2014Wang Wei
Browser extensions are extra features and functionality that you can easily add to Google Chrome, Firefox and other popular Browsers, but th...
Mozilla recommends the use of Open Source Browsers against State Surveillance

Mozilla recommends the use of Open Source Browsers against State Surveillance

January 14, 2014Swati Khandelwal
After the revelations from NSA internal documents leaked by Edward Snowden, the world knows the NSA as the Real Techie Gangster of this 21s...
Master Password Protection added to Google Chrome's Password Manager

Master Password Protection added to Google Chrome's Password Manager

December 05, 2013Mohit Kumar
Just like other Web Browsers, The Google Chrome also offers a password manager feature that can save your logins and basic information...
DDoS attack from Browser-based Botnets that lasted for 150 hours

DDoS attack from Browser-based Botnets that lasted for 150 hours

November 14, 2013Anonymous
Browser-based botnets are the T-1000s of the DDoS world. Just like the iconic villain of the old Judgment Day movie, they too are desig...
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