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The California nonprofit, poised to take over domain names in the near future, was not invited to the Congressional hearing where its methods were questioned by businesses and advocacy groups.
A malicious advertisement posted through an ad network tried contained a Flash Player exploit
WordPress 4.2.2 addresses two critical XSS flaws and hardens defenses for a third
Google found 50,870 Chrome extensions and 34,407 programs that injected ads into its websites
Internet.org was criticized by net neutrality advocates for backing just a few services
Non-secure HTTP sites will not get access to new browser features, Mozilla said
Internet Explorer will start showing warnings for ads that lead users to harmful websites and software
There are other similar cases pending though so AdBlock Plus maker Eyeo is not home free yet
Google's push to encrypt ads might encourage more websites to deploy HTTPS, however.
The plugins are low-hanging fruit, but the attacks have been widespread and disruptive, the FBI said
Google let a certificate linked to the Gmail SMTP server expire, causing issues for third-party email clients
Can't connect to a particular website? Here's how to troubleshoot it.
Raptr's new Plays.TV social network was built for gamers who want to share video clips of their most glorious gaming moments with like-minded souls.
Amazon wants to help you find your next electrician, handyman, or plumber.
The DDoS attacks were aimed at two GitHub-hosted projects fighting Chinese censorship.