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Google fixes 24 bugs in Chrome OS, security pass flaw in reCAPTCHA feature

Google fixes 24 bugs in Chrome OS, security pass flaw in reCAPTCHA feature

Google on Tuesday released version 67.0.3396.62 of the Chrome operating system for Windows, Mac & Linux to its stable channel, solving 24 vulnerabilities & introducing its "Site Isolation" security feature to additional users.
By Bradley Barth Jun 1 2018, 1:44PM
Chrome is going to stop telling you if a website is 'Secure'

Chrome is going to stop telling you if a website is 'Secure'

Google's browser will also begin to flash warnings about HTTP websites.
By Staff Writer May 21 2018, 10:11AM
FacexWorm Chrome extension uses Facebook Messenger to  steal cryptocurrency

FacexWorm Chrome extension uses Facebook Messenger to steal cryptocurrency

The malicious Chrome extension FacexWorm is targeting cryptocurrency trading platforms via Facebook Messenger in order to steal account credentials for Google MyMonero and Coinhive.
By Robert Abel May 2 2018, 11:43AM
Is it nearly time to dump Windows for Chrome OS?

Is it nearly time to dump Windows for Chrome OS?

Google shows Microsoft how it's done with OS updates, but there's still one thing missing.
By Staff Writer Apr 30 2018, 8:53AM
HP’s Chrome-powered convertible is gunning for the iPad Pro

HP’s Chrome-powered convertible is gunning for the iPad Pro

x2 factor.
By Sam Kieldsen Apr 11 2018, 12:57PM
Chrome 65 update ready, contains 45 security fixes

Chrome 65 update ready, contains 45 security fixes

The Google Chrome team reported it moved Chrome 65 to the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux with the latest update containing 45 security fixes, with at least nine rated as "high".
By Doug Olenick Mar 9 2018, 11:40AM
Google patches 37 security issues in Chrome

Google patches 37 security issues in Chrome

Google issued patches for 37 security issues in Chrome, with one being rated critical and six considered high risks, with the release of Chrome 63.0.3239.84.
By Doug Olenick Dec 11 2017, 12:50PM
Ghostery 8.0 introduces behavioural protection against trackers and intrusive ads

Ghostery 8.0 introduces behavioural protection against trackers and intrusive ads

Cliqz has released Ghostery 8.0 for Chrome, as well as updates for Firefox and Opera users.
By Nick Peers Dec 7 2017, 3:00PM
How to: Stop annoying programs reinstalling

How to: Stop annoying programs reinstalling

Some stubborn software keeps reinstalling no matter what you do to remove it. This is how to stop it from boomeranging back.
By Robert Irvine Oct 9 2017, 12:49PM
31 bugs uncovered across Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer, Firefox & Chrome browsers

31 bugs uncovered across Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer, Firefox & Chrome browsers

Google project zero team researcher Ivan Fratric discovered 31 bugs in the DOM engines of Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer, Firefoxand Chrome browsers.
By Robert Abel Sep 27 2017, 11:20AM
Hack on popular Chrome plugin spams ads to one million users

Hack on popular Chrome plugin spams ads to one million users

The author says a phishing scam led to the theft of admin credentials.
By Dale Walker Aug 7 2017, 12:41PM
Google to throttle Chrome tabs to boost battery life

Google to throttle Chrome tabs to boost battery life

Chrome developers look for ways to boost browser's battery life.
By Staff Writer Mar 16 2017, 12:29PM
How to: Enable private browsing on any browser to keep your search history secret

How to: Enable private browsing on any browser to keep your search history secret

Whether it's Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Microsoft Edge, here’s how to enable private browsing on every major browser.
By Lee Bell Mar 13 2017, 10:53AM
Facebook comment tag malware scam targets Chrome users

Facebook comment tag malware scam targets Chrome users

Scammers are spreading JavaScript malware disguised as a Facebook comment tag notification.
By Robert Abel Jun 29 2016, 11:49AM
Windows 10's Edge browser crushes Chrome in Microsoft's battery tests

Windows 10's Edge browser crushes Chrome in Microsoft's battery tests

It's a battle of the browsers at Microsoft, and unsurprisingly, they think Edge is top.
By Staff Writer Jun 22 2016, 11:44AM
Google updates Chrome with 15 patches

Google updates Chrome with 15 patches

Google reported it has updated Chrome to version 51.0.2704.79 for Windows, Mac, and Linux with a total of 15 security fixes, including two high and five medium threats, being patched.
By Doug Olenick Jun 7 2016, 10:28AM
Review: the Asus Chromebit CS10 can't quite replace a PC

Review: the Asus Chromebit CS10 can't quite replace a PC

It’s cheap, but can the Chromebit really serve as a fully functioning desktop PC?
By Michael Passingham May 11 2016, 11:07AM
Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL promises uniquely customisable web browser for power users

Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL promises uniquely customisable web browser for power users

Vivaldi Technologies has unveiled Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL, the first stable release of a web browser aimed squarely at those who want full control over their web browsing experience.
By Nick Peers Apr 8 2016, 10:14AM
View all your Chrome/Firefox/IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView

View all your Chrome/Firefox/IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView

Freeware developer NirSoft has released BrowserAddonsView, a free tool which detects and displays all your installed Chrome, Firefox and IE extensions, in all user profile folders.
By Mike Williams Feb 26 2016, 10:20AM
10 of the best Google Chrome extensions...

10 of the best Google Chrome extensions...

... that are guaranteed to waste your time. Sorry.
By Esat Dedezade Jan 20 2016, 11:29AM