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Scammers use Chrome, Firefox extensions in widespread ad fraud campaign

by Sean Lyngaas

Malicious browser extensions aren't new. But this one's different.

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

by Jeff Stone

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

Firefox Lockbox app aims to reduce password management hassles for Android users

by Joe Warminsky

The main selling point seems to be convenience: Firefox Lockbox is directly tied to whatever an Android user saves all day within their browser.

Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge succumb in web browser competition at Pwn2Own

by Joe Warminsky

The second day of Pwn2Own 2019 featured more successful attacks from the "Flouroacetate" team of Amat Cama and Richard Zhu.

Hackers beat Firefox and Safari to earn $105K at Pwn2Own

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

Chinese contestants from major companies had been dominating the contest in recent years, but new regulations from Beijing prohibited them from joining this year's fray.

It's easy to fake Extended Validation certificates, research shows

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

EV certificates — the files that tell a browser to show the little green lock — are supposed to make crystal clear who owns a website. There's a way around it, though.