Security & Privacy

Over 500 Malicious Chrome Extensions Removed

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Over 500 Malicious Chrome Extensions Removed by google. On before seeing about the reason, Know little about the Extensions. What is meant by extensions? On September 9, 2009, Google introduced its extensions on its Chrome browser. In December 2019, the Google Chrome Extensions Gallery beta began with approximately 300 extensions. Instead of installing the software …

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Passwords of 5 lakh IoT devices Sold out:Data Breach

Passwords of 5 lakh IoT devices Sold out

Passwords of 5 lakh IoT devices Sold out.San Francisco: A hacker sold out more than 5 lakh username and passwords of IoT devices, Security Cameras, Routers in Dark Web. ZDNet Report said that the list of Telnet Credentials has been published in a popular online hacking forum. The Credentials include the devices IP address, Username …

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Windows 10 Now to Patch a CryptoAPI Vulnerability

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Microsoft has rolled out the Patch Tuesday updates for January 2020. Among all the security fixes, there is one that exists for a spoofing vulnerability affecting the Windows CryptoAPI (Crypt32.dll). Labelled as CVE-2020-0601, the vulnerability was discovered and reported to Microsoft by the NSA. It is present in the way the CryptoAPI performs the validation …

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Firefox to bring “California’s privacy law to all Firefox users in 2020”

Mozilla firefox decided to delete all the collected details from their database. This feature will be present in the latest version of Firefox that will start rolling out on the 7th of January. The California Consumer Privacy Act(CCPA) CCPA expands the rights of Californians over their data – and provides avenues for the Attorney General …

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