Blog Posts Tagged with "Chrome"

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Google Releases Vulnerability Fixes with Chrome 17.0.963.65

March 05, 2012 Added by:Headlines

Google has released Chrome 17.0.963.65 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Google Chrome Frame which provides fixes for multiple vulnerabilities identified may have allowed for denial-of-service (DoS) attacks or the execution of malicious arbitrary code...

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Chrome Most Secure? Depends on Your Frame of Reference

December 21, 2011 Added by:Ed Moyle

Until recently Chrome supported SSL 2.0 by default (seems like a major no-no in my humble opinion) and the fact that Firefox is the only one of the big three to have OCSP checking enabled by default. This aspect of "browsing security" is a "score one" for Firefox in my estimation...

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Vupen Security: The First Pwn Troll Business?

May 16, 2011 Added by:Keith Mendoza

I don't know what credibility Vupen has left as a company in the eyes of the information security industry. They're actions are no different from patent trolls or the many script kiddies who troll around the web showing their half-baked warez...

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Microsoft Issues Advisories for Chrome and Opera

April 20, 2011 Added by:Headlines

The first vulnerability affecting both browsers could have allowed access to private information. The second one that affected only Chrome exploited a weakness in how the browser accessed memory, and could have allowed an attacker to execute code within the Google Chrome Sandbox...

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Google Bounty: $20K to Hack Chrome at Pwn2Own

February 03, 2011 Added by:Headlines

Google has set a $20K bounty for the successful hacking of the Chrome browser in the Pwn2Own 2011 competition. To exploit a sandboxed program like Chrome, researchers require two vulnerabilities: The first to allow their attack code to escape the sandbox, and a second to exploit a Chrome bug...

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Analysis: Flash Player in a Chrome Sandbox

December 22, 2010 Added by:Rafal Los

The problems Adobe has had lately keeping itself off the 0-day list week after week doesn't bode well for the trust that browser makers have in the product... and apparently Google Chrome is the first to come out and drop Flash player right into a sandbox...

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