A U.S. judge has indicated she will accept the terms of a settlement deal between Google and the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, in which Google will pay a $22.5 million fine for circumventing privacy protections in Apple's Safari browser.
Attackers can trick gamers into opening malicious steam:// URLs that exploit security issues in games to execute malicious code.
Available for Google Chrome and Apple Safari, this extension lets you set time limits for browsing distracting websites, but its shortcoming is it can be easily circumvented.
The fine, the largest ever imposed by the FTC, stems from Google bypassing the privacy settings of millions of Apple users.
Google's Chrome is about to grab the top browser spot for a full month for the first time from Microsoft's Internet Explorer.
The new patent applications detail a 3D version of Safari, which will allow users to stack bookmarks, e-mail, documents, and applications in a 3D manner.
Why hasn't Mozilla lambasted Apple, as it did Microsoft, for blocking rival browsers from its mobile operating system?
Apple on Wednesday patched four security vulnerabilities in Safari and blocked outdated versions of Adobe's Flash Player from running in its browser.