Malware writers spoof Firefox plug-in

  1. Posts : 30,980
    Windows 11 Pro x64 [Latest Release and Release Preview]

    Malware writers spoof Firefox plug-in

    Malware writers spoof Firefox plug-in

    A virulent new attack on Mozilla's Firefox browser is setting off alarms in the security world.
    Researchers from BitDefender said that the new attack exploits a browser plug-in. The malware reportedly disguises itself as Greasemonkey, a plug-in which allows users to write and execute custom scripts to add or augment web page data.

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  2. Posts : 4,364
    Windows 11 21H2 Current build

    I saw that coming over a year ago....

    It's why I don't allow XPI installations by default - and maintain a very strict and limited #sites that *can* install XPIs.
      My Computer

  3. Posts : 95
    Windows 7 Ultimate Build 6956 x32

    damn, good thing i have the genuine GreaseMonkey Installed :-P
      My Computer


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