Update‌ ‌Your Chrome Browser to Patch Yet Another 0-Day Exploit‌ed ‌in‌-the‌-Wild – Tempemail

Google has rolled out yet another update to Chrome browser for Windows, Mac, and Linux to fix four security vulnerabilities, including one zero-day flaw that’s being exploited in the wild. Tracked as CVE-2021-30554, the high severity flaw concerns a use after free vulnerability in WebGL (aka Web Graphics Library), a Continue Reading

New Chrome 0-Day Bug Under Active Attacks – Update Your Browser ASAP! – Tempemail

Attention readers, if you are using Google Chrome browser on your Windows, Mac, or Linux computers, you need to update it immediately to the latest version Google released earlier today. Google on Wednesday rolled out an urgent update for Chrome browser to address 14 newly discovered security issues, including a Continue Reading

PuzzleMaker attacks with Chrome zero-day exploit chain- Tempemail

On April 14-15, 2021, Kaspersky technologies detected a wave of highly targeted attacks against multiple companies. Closer analysis revealed that all these attacks exploited a chain of Google Chrome and Microsoft Windows zero-day exploits. While we were not able to retrieve the exploit used for remote code execution (RCE) in Continue Reading

Mozilla Begins Rolling Out ‘Site Isolation’ Security Feature to Firefox Browser – Tempemail

Mozilla has begun rolling out a new security feature for its Firefox browser in nightly and beta channels that aims to protect users against a new class of side-channel attacks from malicious sites. Called “Site Isolation,” the implementation loads each website separately in its own operating system process and, as Continue Reading

A Simple 1-Click Compromised Password Reset Feature Coming to Chrome Browser – Tempemail

Google on Tuesday announced a new feature to its password manager that could be used to change a stolen password automatically with a single tap. Automated password changes build on the tool’s ability to check the safety of saved passwords. Thus when Chrome finds a password that may have been Continue Reading

Update Your Chrome Browser ASAP to Patch a Week Old Public Exploit – Tempemail

Google on Tuesday released an update for Chrome web browser for Windows, Mac, and Linux, with a total of seven security fixes, including one flaw for which it says an exploit exists in the wild. Tracked as CVE-2021-21224, the flaw concerns a type confusion vulnerability in V8 open-source JavaScript engine Continue Reading

2 New Chrome 0-Days Under Attack — Update Your Browser ASAP! – Tempemail

Google on Tuesday released a new version of Chrome web-browsing software for Windows, Mac, and Linux with fixes for two security vulnerabilities, both of which it says are under active exploitation. One of the two flaws concerns an insufficient validation of untrusted input in its V8 JavaScript rendering engine (CVE-2021-21220), Continue Reading

Browser lockers: extortion disguised as a fine- Tempemail

Browser lockers (aka browlocks) are a class of online threats that prevent the victim from using the browser and demand a ransom. A locker is a fake page that dupes the user, under a fictitious pretext (loss of data, legal liability, etc.), into making a call or a money transfer, Continue Reading

New Browser Attack Allows Tracking Users Online With JavaScript Disabled – Tempemail

Researchers have discovered a new side-channel that they say can be reliably exploited to leak information from web browsers that could then be leveraged to track users even when JavaScript is completely disabled. “This is a side-channel attack which doesn’t require any JavaScript to run,” the researchers said. “This means Continue Reading

New Chrome 0-day Bug Under Active Attacks – Update Your Browser ASAP! – Tempemail

Exactly a month after patching an actively exploited zero-day flaw in Chrome, Google today rolled out fixes for yet another zero-day vulnerability in the world’s most popular web browser that it says is being abused in the wild. Chrome 89.0.4389.72, released by the search giant for Windows, Mac, and Linux Continue Reading