Firefox: Ad blockers are 2021's most popular browser extensions

Multiple ad blockers topped Firefox’s list of the most popular and innovative add-on browser extensions of 2021.  Firefox determines which add-ons are “most popular” by calculating their average daily users…

Mozilla rolls out GPC for all Firefox users, but enforcement limited to two states

Mozilla has expanded its implementation of Global Privacy Control (GPC) to all users after rolling it out on a limited basis in October.  The feature – which tells websites not…

Fake KPSPico Windows activator tool KPSPico steals crypto wallet data

The malware is dubbed CrypBot is essentially an information stealer that can obtain credentials for cryptocurrency wallets, browsers, credit cards, browser cookies, and capture screenshots from compromised devices. Cybersecurity solutions…

Mozilla properly fuzzed NSS and still ended up with a simple memory corruption hole

When it comes to fuzzing, Mozilla has plenty of cred, and has been doing so for some time, and yet, its prized Network Security Services (NSS) library was busted by…

Mozilla ends support for Firefox Lockwise password management app, strands iOS users

Farewell, sweet prince. Image: Mozilla Mozilla has emailed its Lockwise users to inform them that on December 13, it will be ending support for its Lockwise password management app. Lockwise…

Peloton bike, Amazon Halo Band and Facebook Portal featured on Mozilla list of holiday gifts lacking privacy features

Mozilla has released the latest edition of its *Privacy Not Included shopping guide, aiming to provide holiday buyers with a concrete list of how the most popular items handle privacy…

Bad Santa: Amazon, Facebook top Mozilla's naughty list of privacy-crushing gifts

Mozilla has released the latest edition of its *Privacy Not Included shopping guide, aiming to provide holiday buyers with a concrete list of how the most popular items handle privacy…

COA and RC npm Packages Hijacked

In a different supply chain attack on open-source software repositories, two widely deployed npm packages with nearly 22 million downloads per week were discovered to be infected with malicious code…

Mozilla Firefox joins browsers implementing Global Privacy Control

Mozilla has become the latest browser to test the waters in incorporating the Global Privacy Control in Firefox this week, calling itself “the first major web browser” to do so. …

DECAF Ransomware: A New Golang Threat Makes Its Appearance

Key Points The Go language is becoming increasingly popular among threat actors, with attacks starting to appear in 2019 Morphisec Labs has tracked a new Golang-based (1.17) ransomware variant that…