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Pwn2Own competition results
2014-03-15 06:19:02

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online All four of the major Internet browsers were among the programs that fell victim to zero-day exploits during the HP-sponsored Pwn2Own hacking competition, various media outlets reported earlier this week. According to CNET’s Seth Rosenblatt, Apple Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Adobe’s Flash and Reader browser plug-ins were programs cracked by eight research teams participating in the...

Google Update Chrome Browser For iOS And Android Users
2013-03-05 05:14:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google launched an update to its Chrome mobile browser on Monday, giving Android users a faster and more responsive experience while improving the search and sharing features for iPhone and iPad users. Security improvements and bug fixes were included in both versions of the update. “Speed is critical, especially when you´re on the go. With the latest version of Chrome for Android, you can scroll and fling to view...

Google Offers Pi In Chrome OS Hacking Contest
2013-01-29 12:18:03

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Google is looking for someone to hack their Chrome OS, and are willing to pay big bucks if anyone is able to do so. According to a company blog post, Google will be hosting their third annual “Pwnium” hacking competition in Vancouver, B.C. in March. Here, hackers will be asked to locate and demonstrate any critical security vulnerabilities in their software. Armed with a Samsung Series 5 550 Chromebook, those...