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Online testing firm agrees to security audit after inquiry from senator

by Sean Lyngaas

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

How hackers used malicious Chrome extensions in a mass spying campaign

by Sean Lyngaas

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

This tool allows you to check the code powering Chrome extensions

by Sean Lyngaas

Automation can help with the laborious but important work of tracking the third-party code used by extensions.

Chrome malware targets cryptocurrency, spreads through Facebook's Messenger

by Zaid Shoorbajee

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