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How hackers used malicious Chrome extensions in a mass spying campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The discovery exposes another gap in web browser security despite vendor pledges to block malicious code from download stores.

Google expands Chrome's anti-phishing tools as hackers' obsession with credentials continues

by Jeff Stone • 11 months ago

It’s the latest example of a technology company trying to reduce users’ blind reliance on passwords.

Google wants Chrome users to avoid ‘boring’ security problems with new extension

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Google needs you to trust the internet to stay successful.

Google Chrome shifts browser architecture to thwart Spectre attacks

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

Google Chrome is enabling a new security feature in response to the set of speculative execution side-channel attacks known as Spectre and Meltdown.

Chrome malware targets cryptocurrency, spreads through Facebook's Messenger

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

A phishing scam via Facebook Messenger has led to the spread of "FacexWorm."

Criminals sell counterfeit certificates to make malware look legitimate

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 years ago

The fraudulent files, which act like valid code signing certificates, allowed malware to go undetected by most anti-virus scans, Recorded Future says.

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