Security-focused web browser Tor was compromised by browser malware last week. Researchers also found ransomware hiding on the Tor network.
The WoT privacy breach highlights the commonplace nature of third-party data selling and frequent failure to read the fine print in user agreements.
A browser test conducted by NSS Labs revealed that Microsoft Edge is more capable of blocking SEM and phishing than Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.
A security firm recently reported on a Firefox malware that tricks users into downloading it by disguising itself as a harmless browser update.
Mozilla is expanding its Firefox security measures to include some preferences used by the Tor browser. Here's what that means for users.
The Tor browser has added some updates to boost security, which should be good news for users concerned about their privacy being compromised.
Two researchers recently described how Firefox extensions can be leveraged for malicious purposes without triggering Mozilla security warnings.
Mozilla is reinventing its Firefox OS so it can act as a network for the Internet of Things (IoT). Several projects hope to further this aim.
The old model of the browser add-on is being replaced with more secure ways to surf the Internet, but this brings a lot of change for security teams.
Security-conscious browsers are planning to say goodbye to the RC4 algorithm by February 2016 in favor of more advanced encryption methods.