Web browsers and vulnerabilities

Stay safe online - 2018-12-12

Marriott hack involves 500 million Starwood quests' data

Marriot announces a data breach that involves around 500 million Starwood customers. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   December 03, 2018  

Steam bug allowed game developers to generate license keys for free

Valve awarded the flaw hunter $20,000 for disclosing the bug that allowed unlimited access to all games on the Steam platform. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   November 14, 2018  

Bug in Tumblr possibly revealed personal users' data

Tumblr users have been offered a patch to save their private information. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   October 18, 2018  

Foxit PDF Reader was found including 18 serious vulnerabilities

Free Foxit PDF Reader includes numerous vulnerabilities. Recently, Cisco Talos took a closer look at the famous browser plugin called Foxit PDF Reader and found 18 critical vulnerabilities.More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   October 04, 2018  

Mozilla Firefox will block tracking cookies to protect users' privacy

Mozilla is about to block tracking cookies in Firefox by default. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   September 03, 2018  

Download Bomb in Chrome is back, also affects Opera, Firefox and Brave

The return of Download Bomb in Chrome. Download Bomb trick was primarily discovered once Google Chrome 67 was released.More

Desbloquear Conteudo - malicious extension that steals banking data

Malicious Google Chrome extension detected: Desbloquear Conteudo malware operates as a banking trojan. More

Hackers can control Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant, scientists claim

UC Berkeley university students found vulnerabilities in Siri and Alexa allowing hackers to embed stealthy commands in audio recordings. More

Drupal sites can be hacked by any visitor because of the code-execution bug

Drupal hacked for the second time in one month. Patch vulnerabilities immediately. More

Gmail users receive spam from themselves, but no accounts hacked

Spammers managed to circumvent Gmail spam filter. Since Saturday, Gmail help forum filled up with the reports of concerned users claiming that their accounts were hacked and currently being in use for distributing spam.More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   April 24, 2018  

Under Armour's MyFitnessPal hack: 150 millions accounts hit

Hackers swindled personal details of 150 million MyFitnessPal users. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   April 03, 2018  

The fall of Exploit Kits: RIG EK turns to cryptocurrency

Infamous RIG Exploit Kit actively involved in cryptominers. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   February 27, 2018  

UTorrent bug allows websites to spy on PC and steal downloaded files

Google researcher uncovered another uTorrent bug allowing hackers to spread malware. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   February 25, 2018  

Tesla's Amazon cloud account hacked for mining cryptocurrency

Crooks hacked Tesla’s cloud resources to run Stratum cryptocurrency-mining malware. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   February 21, 2018  

Tech support scammers use new tricks to scare Google Chrome users

New tech support scam can freeze your Google Chrome. Technical support scam is a tricky type of cyber crimes.More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   February 07, 2018