Author: Juniya

Fake LastPass Chrome Extension Found on the Google Web Store

Security researchers from Malwarebytes have spotted a malicious Chrome extension posing as the real LastPass add-on and later helped Google remove it from their store. The extension was named “LastPass: Free Password Manager” and...

Google Detected 760,000 Compromised Websites During One Year

Google announced yesterday a new notification and remediation system for dealing with hijacked websites that have been compromised to spread malware or scam users. The new webmaster notification system was perfected during joint research...

Google Fixes XSS Bug in Account Recovery Procedure

Google has paid $12,500 (€11,000) to security researcher Ramzes, for identifying an XSS (cross-site vulnerability) that could be used together with other exploits to send account recovery passwords to the attacker’s email address, instead...