May 30th, 2007, 21:30 PM
Hackers can hijack PCs using Firefox add-ons
Hackers can drop malicious code into systems running Mozilla Corp.'s Firefox when the browser is armed with any of several high-profile add-ons, including Google Toolbar and Yahoo Toolbar, a researcher revealed today. Mozilla has acknowledged the risk posed by some extensions.
Christopher Soghoian, a Ph.D. student at Indiana University, outlined how "man in the middle" attackers, especially in ...