View Full Version : New Google Firefox plug-in has security flaw

12-16-2005, 04:09 AM
The extension is for “safe browsing for Firefox.” Google says it is to protect you from phishing or spoofing, but according to a security expert it is a security risk.

This short article explains it http://www.theinquirer.net/?article=28384

12-19-2005, 10:38 AM
I think a change made to Mozilla Update has made the vulnerability effectively unexploitable. Probably they are trying to sort out to make it more secured.