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Massive spying on users of Google's Chrome shows new security weakness

Massive spying on users of Google's Chrome shows new security weakness

Malicious add-ons used to transmit spyware.
Jun 19 2020 6:52AM
Google cutting web cookies, ending lucrative tracking tool for advertisers

Google cutting web cookies, ending lucrative tracking tool for advertisers

Tries to satisfy increased privacy demands from users.
Jan 15 2020 1:33PM
Chrome update whacks Macs' file systems

Chrome update whacks Macs' file systems

File system damage first blamed on Avid Media Composer.
Sep 26 2019 1:21PM
Chromium-based Edge beta brings bug bounty

Chromium-based Edge beta brings bug bounty

Up to US$30,000 for finding critical flaws in next-gen web browser.
Aug 21 2019 1:05PM
Chrome's Incognito Mode has loophole

Chrome's Incognito Mode has loophole

Google will close it on July 30 to stop detection of private browsing.
Jul 19 2019 9:58AM
Google to prompt Android users to choose preferred browsers

Google to prompt Android users to choose preferred browsers

Seeks to allay EU antitrust concerns.
Mar 20 2019 12:42PM
Google says Chrome on Windows combo zero-day exploited in the wild

Google says Chrome on Windows combo zero-day exploited in the wild

Full details of Chrome bug not yet revealed.
Mar 7 2019 11:44AM
Enforced Google logins in Chrome spark privacy concerns

Enforced Google logins in Chrome spark privacy concerns

Security researcher swaps browsers.
Sep 25 2018 9:00AM
Chrome back button hijack records user behaviour

Chrome back button hijack records user behaviour

Simple script captures where people click on competitor sites.
Aug 29 2018 9:06AM
In your face, passwords: big three browsers all adopt authentication API

In your face, passwords: big three browsers all adopt authentication API

Standard not signed off, but already ubiquitous.
Aug 1 2018 11:04AM
Google pulls direct Chrome extension installations

Google pulls direct Chrome extension installations

Follows failure to stop large scale abuse.
Jun 13 2018 11:16AM
Chrome to remove 'secure' and padlock icon for HTTPS

Chrome to remove 'secure' and padlock icon for HTTPS

Treating the web as safe by default.
May 18 2018 8:05AM
Chrome update prompts DTA to rethink security certs

Chrome update prompts DTA to rethink security certs

Automates processes.
Apr 10 2018 4:11PM
Chrome will mark all HTTP sites 'not secure' from July

Chrome will mark all HTTP sites 'not secure' from July

Ramps up name and shame campaign.
Feb 9 2018 10:18AM
Internet Explorer leaks user address bar entries

Internet Explorer leaks user address bar entries

No fix from Microsoft yet.
Sep 29 2017 10:54AM
Chrome to provide TLS interception warnings

Chrome to provide TLS interception warnings

Former intern develops warning interstitial for browser.
Sep 11 2017 11:58AM
Microsoft won't patch Edge XSS vulnerability

Microsoft won't patch Edge XSS vulnerability

Content security policy bypass is 'by design'.
Sep 7 2017 6:33AM
Chrome browser extensions hijacked

Chrome browser extensions hijacked

Attacker inserts adware code.
Aug 16 2017 6:51AM
Chrome to distrust Symantec certificates from next year

Chrome to distrust Symantec certificates from next year

Site operators urged to replace digital credentials.
Jul 31 2017 8:38AM
Unicode flaw in Chrome and Firefox aids phishing

Unicode flaw in Chrome and Firefox aids phishing

Internet Explorer, Edge, and Safari not affected.
Apr 17 2017 9:36AM

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