12 Years After It Was Notified, Firefox To Add Full Protection Against ‘Login Prompt’ Spam

Twelve years after it was first notified of the issue, Mozilla has finally shipped a fix this week that will prevent abusive websites — usually tech support scam sites — from flooding users with non-stop “authentication required” login popups and prevent users from leaving or closing their browsers. From a report: The fix has been shipped in Firefox v68, the current Nightly release, and will hit the browser’s stable branch…

April 5, 2019
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Former USTR: US trade policy resembles China

The United States filed 16 cases against China with the World Trade Organization (WTO) during the Obama administration. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Former Obama-era US Trade Representative Michael Froman on Thursday told a meeting of North American footwear executives that trade tensions between China and the US have pushed the US closer to the Chinese economic model than the other way around. “The idea of [China being admitted to the World…

April 5, 2019
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Cyberattack Exposes PHI in Email Accounts

Meanwhile, Regulators Issue Alert on Advanced Persistent ThreatsAfter months of review, a Georgia-based healthcare system has determined that a cyberattack last year exposed the protected health information of more than 278,000 individuals. Meanwhile, …

April 5, 2019
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