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Online testing firm agrees to security audit after inquiry from senator

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

It’s another case of privacy and security risks emerging in technology that is key to adapting to the coronavirus pandemic.

Bad patching practices are a breeding ground for zero-day exploits, Google warns

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Vulnerabilities can come back to bite you.

How hackers used malicious Chrome extensions in a mass spying campaign

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years 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 • 2 years ago

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

Mozilla ups bug bounty rewards to $15,000 on critical sites

by Jeff Stone • 3 years ago

Now's your chance to help the Firefox-maker plug any holes that may have slipped passed the security team.

A malicious Tor browser is helping scammers steal bitcoin, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 years ago

The attacks comes as the Tor Project is trying to enhance trust in the anonymity browser.