Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#530 Firefox add-on flaw leaves Apple and Windows computers open to attack
In a report “CrossFire: An Analysis of Firefox Extension-Reuse Vulnerabilities” researchers claim 2,000 Firefox extensions – including nine of the top 10 extensions – are exploitable via “extension-reuse vulnerabilities.” Researchers tested the desktop version of the Firefox browser running on Mac OS X and Windows platforms finding them both vulnerable.
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#534 BREACH attacks revived to steal private messages from Gmail and Facebook
#533 WhatsApp enables end-to-end encryption for all forms of communications by default
#532 Multiple critical vulnerabilities in Quanta routers won’t be patched
#531 US: Four tax scams to watch out for this tax season
#530 Firefox add-on flaw leaves Apple and Windows computers open to attack
#529 Wordpress, Joomla domains under attack through jQuery JavaScript library
#528 ‘Surreptitious sharing’ Android API flaw leaks data, private keys
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