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Run userchrome.js scripts in Firefox 57 or newer

42 minutes agoTechnology : Ghacks.net

If you have used a browser extension such as userChrome.js in the past to run JavaScript code in the browser context; handy to manipulate functionality of the browser directly. A huge list of scripts was created that Firefox users could load using the extension. Show More Summary

How to protect yourself from Session Replay tracking

13 hours agoTechnology : Ghacks.net

As if Internet advertising was not already in deep enough trouble, companies continue to research and use new invasive tracking capabilities on a regular basis. Session Replay is one of the most recent that came to light. This is an advanced type of analytics software which doesn't only track basic parameters such as the time […] Ghacks needs you. Show More Summary

Getting started with ProtonMail

13 hours agoTechnology : Ghacks.net

ProtonMail is a secure email service based in Switzerland featuring end-to-end encryption, and a strong focus on privacy and security. The service is available as a web version, and as applications for Android and iOS devices. The three core pillars of ProtonMail from a security and privacy point of view are support for end to […] Ghacks needs you. Show More Summary

Ghacks Deals: Black Friday offers

13 hours agoTechnology : Ghacks.net

Ghacks Deals has a little Black Friday sale of it all with price drops of already discounted eLearning course bundles, VPN services and other items. Below is a selection of offers that you may find interesting. First, some eLearningShow More Summary

How to handle failed downloads “virus detected” on Windows 10

I tried to download a file recently on a Windows 10 Fall Creators Update system using Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Mozilla Firefox, and could not because all blocked the file download because of a virus that was detected during the security scan. Show More Summary

TunnelBear makers launch password manager RememBear

The makers of the popular VPN solution TunnelBear, available as a free and paid version, have released a beta version of the company's upcoming RememBear password management service. Password managers and services are a dime a dozen nowadays. Show More Summary

NoScript 10.1.2 update fixes major issues

The first WebExtensions version of NoScript arrived Sunday night, five days after the release of Firefox 57, the first WebExtensions exclusive version of the web browser. The initial reception was not the greatest, with users criticizing the new user interface of the extension, and the lack of functionality. Show More Summary

Mozilla plans to add breach warnings to Firefox

Mozilla plans to add warning notifications to the Firefox browser when users visit websites that were hacked in the past. Hacked web services and sites are a common occurrence on the Internet, and while hackers may have different goals when it comes to hacks, one lucrative target is a site's user database. Show More Summary

How to zoom YouTube Videos

Most video players that you run on desktop PCs and even many mobile media players support zooming. You can zoom any video that you play in these players using built-in controls. In VLC Media Player for instance, a popular cross-platform media player, you can zoom using the Z-key, and do then reverse with Shift-Z instead. Show More Summary

Find out if your Intel system is vulnerable to Intel Manageability Engine vulnerabilities

Intel published a security advisory yesterday detailing security vulnerabilities in the firmware of the company's Management Engine, Server Platform Services, and Trusted Execution Engine. A wide range of Intel processor families and...Show More Summary

Vivaldi Browser 1.13 update released

Vivaldi Technologies AS released a new version of the company's Vivaldi web browser today; Vivaldi 1.13 comes with a new Window panel and download improvements, but the main focus of the release was stability and the fixing of browser regressions and issues. Show More Summary

How to enable First-Party Isolation in Firefox

First-Party Isolation is a new privacy feature of the Firefox web browser that Mozilla implemented in Firefox 55 for the first time. The feature restricts cookies, cache and other data access to the domain level so that only the domain that dropped the cookie or file on the user system can access it. Show More Summary

Load cached website copies in Chrome when loading fails

Google Chrome displays an error message when it cannot load a requested resources. The error message depends on the type of error the browser encountered while trying to load the resource; if a page is not found for instance, it displays a 404 not found error, and if a page cannot be looked up, a […] Ghacks needs you. Show More Summary

Ghacks Deals: The Complete Computer Science Bundle (Price Drop)

The Complete Computer Science Bundle includes eight programming related courses for languages such as C++, Java and Python that has just been dropped in price. The bundle is available for $29 now, down from $39, which means you get even a better discount from the original price of $367. Show More Summary

Waterfox 56 Test Build is out

Alex Kontos, the developer of the Firefox fork Waterfox has released a test build of version 56 of the web browser to the public. Waterfox 56.0 is a major new release as it paves the way for future versions of the web browser. The release marks the beginning of a transition period that moves Waterfox […] Ghacks needs you. Show More Summary

Add some window drag space to Firefox

Mozilla modified the interface and design of Firefox 57 significantly; a lot for the better, some things not, or at least not right away. One of the things that you may have noticed is that it is quite difficult to move the Firefox window around using drag and drop. Show More Summary

NoScript 10 WebExtension is out

Giorgio Maone, the developer behind the popular Firefox security add-on NoScript, released NoScript 10, the first "pure" WebExtensions version today. NoScript 10 did not make it in time for the release of Firefox 57, the first version...Show More Summary

Tor Browser 7.5a8 update released

The Tor team has released an update for Tor Browser, a modified version of the Firefox web browser with Tor functionality built-in. The developers release new versions of Tor browser regularly, usually shortly after Mozilla pushes out an update for the organization's Firefox Extended Support Release (ESR) as it is based no that version. Show More Summary

Microsoft Security Faux Pas: ASLR implementation issue on Windows 8 and 10

If you use Microsoft EMET on Windows 8.x or Windows 10 machines, or the new Windows Defender Exploit Guard on Windows 10 version 1709, your system may not have been protected properly by a protective feature called Address Space Layout Randomization (ASLR). Show More Summary

qBittorrent 4.0 Bittorrent client is out

The developers of the popular open source cross-platform Bittorrent client qBittorrent have released version 4.0 of the client today. Users who run the client are informed about the update, and downloads are provided already on the official project website for all supported operating systems. Show More Summary

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