Malicious NPM Package Caught Stealing Users’ Saved Passwords From Browsers – Tempemail

A software package available from the official NPM repository has been revealed to be actually a front for a tool that’s designed to steal saved passwords from the Chrome web browser. The package in question, named “nodejs_net_server” and downloaded over 1,283 times since February 2019, was last updated seven months Continue Reading

RCE Exploit Released for Unpatched Chrome, Opera, and Brave Browsers – Tempemail

An Indian security researcher has publicly published a proof-of-concept (PoC) exploit code for a newly discovered flaw impacting Google Chrome and other Chromium-based browsers like Microsoft Edge, Opera, and Brave. Released by Rajvardhan Agarwal, the working exploit concerns a remote code execution vulnerability in the V8 JavaScript rendering engine that Continue Reading

Watch Out! Adrozek Malware Hijacking Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Yandex Browsers – Tempemail

Microsoft on Thursday took the wraps off an ongoing campaign impacting popular web browsers that stealthily injects malware-infested ads into search results to earn money via affiliate advertising. “Adrozek,” as it’s called by the Microsoft 365 Defender Research Team, employs an “expansive, dynamic attacker infrastructure” consisting of 159 unique domains, Continue Reading

Browsers Bugs Exploited to Install 2 New Backdoors on Targeted Computers – Tempemail

Cybersecurity researchers have disclosed details about a new watering hole attack targeting the Korean diaspora that exploits vulnerabilities in web browsers such as Google Chrome and Internet Explorer to deploy malware for espionage purposes. Dubbed “Operation Earth Kitsune” by Trend Micro, the campaign involves the use of SLUB (for SLack Continue Reading

Popular Mobile Browsers Found Vulnerable To Address Bar Spoofing Attacks – Tempemail

Graphic for illustration Cybersecurity researchers on Tuesday disclosed details about an address bar spoofing vulnerability affecting multiple mobile browsers, such as Apple Safari and Opera Touch, leaving the door open for spear-phishing attacks and delivering malware. Other impacted browsers include UCWeb, Yandex Browser, Bolt Browser, and RITS Browser. The flaws Continue Reading

Google Chrome Bug Could Let Hackers Bypass CSP Protection; Update Web Browsers – Tempemail

If you haven’t recently updated your Chrome, Opera, or Edge web browser to the latest available version, it would be an excellent idea to do so as quickly as possible. Cybersecurity researchers on Monday disclosed details about a zero-day flaw in Chromium-based web browsers for Windows, Mac and Android that Continue Reading

Google Earth Finally Available on Browsers Other than Chrome – Tempemail

Sourced from The Verge Google is releasing its web-based version of Google Earth on browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge and Opera today, reports The Verge. Google released Earth for web integration in 2017, killing its desktop app while it was at it. Earth launched on the web with the Continue Reading

Google is warning Edge users of security risks, suggests switching browsers

A hot potato: Chrome still dominates the browser market, and it looks like Google will do anything to keep it that way, including showing a security warning to users of Microsoft’s Edge browser when they access the Chrome Web Store. Edge has long lived in the shadow of Chrome, but Continue Reading