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Hundreds of counterfeit shoe sites hit by Magecart credit card scam

Criminals hope to take advantage of those looking for a pre-Christmas deal
12 Dec 2019
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Latest Chrome release offers breach password check and tab freezing

Version 79 rolls out a suite of security features as well as tools like back-forward cache
11 Dec 2019
Google Search
web development

Google announces plans to flag slow-loading websites

Implementation of the plans could seriously hurt a website's ability to attract business
12 Nov 2019
web browser

Microsoft just reinvented its Edge browser

The shift signals an attempt to remain relevant following a move to Chromium
5 Nov 2019
Google Android

Android gets new security sandboxing features

Google brings mobile site isolation to Chrome to protect against ‘Spectre-like’ attacks
18 Oct 2019
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Firefox now blocks third-party trackers by default

Enhanced Tracking Protection, turned on by default, also blocks cryptominers and fingerprinting scripts
3 Sep 2019
Microsoft Edge
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Why Chromium-powered Edge could be a gamechanger

Might this be the tipping point that finally brings us a common platform across all desktops?
25 Aug 2019
Google privacy
Network & Internet

Google announces privacy initiative to combat fingerprinting

Company claims a compromise must be struck to retain a free and open internet
23 Aug 2019
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The majority of Chrome users only use these 13 extensions

Figures show 87% of all extensions have fewer than 1,000 installs
5 Aug 2019
web browser

What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?

When you see this error on the internet there is an easy fix
22 Jul 2019
Network & Internet

Kazakh government will intercept the nation’s HTTPS traffic

The latest authoritarian attempt to regulate web usage involves launching MitM attacks against every citizen
19 Jul 2019
Network & Internet

This Chrome add-on kills its worst CPU-guzzling tendencies

Cryptomining and in-browser malware will be blocked by an added layer of defence
17 Jul 2019
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Network & Internet

Mozilla branded a ‘villain’ for DNS over HTTPS support

Privacy group ridicules ISPA nomination and claims it's "a bit like saying peanut butter is evil"
5 Jul 2019
Web URLs
web browser

What is an ASPX file?

We look at what this web file does and how it can be viewed...
4 Jul 2019
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Network & Internet

Users advised to shift Wi-Fi band from 2.4Ghz to 5.0Ghz

The performance of 2.4GHz connections are weaker despite assumptions this band is better for range
4 Jul 2019
web browser

What is a PNG file?

We explain what a portable networks graphic (PNG) is, plus how to edit and convert this type of file
26 Jun 2019
web browser

How to enable private browsing on any browser

Whether it's Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Microsoft Edge, here’s how to enable private browsing on every major browser
25 Jun 2019
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Network & Internet

Mozilla teases subscription-based Firefox release

Premium VPN and secure storage features among privacy-centric add-ons touted for the web browser
11 Jun 2019
Best browsers
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Google Chrome vs Firefox vs Microsoft Edge

We put the web's three best browsers head to head. So which one comes out on top?
30 Apr 2019
Chrome and Edge

Chromium-powered Edge preview released into the wild

Microsoft has unveiled early versions of its new-look Edge browser
9 Apr 2019
web browser

Slew of vulnerabilities detected in HTTPS

Alexa ranked sites have potentially exploitable TLS vulnerabilities
29 Mar 2019
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What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know

Microsoft's replacement for Internet Explorer has quite a few things to recommend it
22 Mar 2019
Firefox 66
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Mozilla unveils Firefox 66 update with a suite of tweaks

Better management of disruptive adverts, as well as improved syncing and search functions have been added into the browser
20 Mar 2019