The new Chrome version hides 'www' and 'm' in the address bar, making it easier for fraudsters and criminals to fool you with fake websites.
An academic study finds that ad blocking and tracking blocking, both by browsers and browser extensions, can be easily bypassed.
Chrome 68 will begin labeling all HTTP sites as 'not secure,' and sites you navigate to with this prefix will show a Not Secure warning.
Apple's Safari browser will limit 'fingerprinting' and flag tracking cookies, but it won't take additional steps to protect your privacy.
The latest version of Chrome adds AR and VR capabilities, allows you to log into websites without passwords, using biometric and USB tools.
Google's going to filter out ads that it claims to ruin the web browsing experience. Here's how it works and what devices will get it.
Google's making progress on merging mobile and laptop operating systems into a brave new world, according to a report.
Software developers have fallen prey to phishing schemes, and their once-legitimate Chrome extensions now threaten millions of people.
Anonymized user data can unmask individuals, and when data collection is done by ISPs or browser extensions, no online activity is private.
Medical records join the list of data Google may remove from its search results. Here's how to make sure your private data gets removed.
According to a new report, Google Chrome could be getting a built-in ad blocker that disables advertisements that the company deems intrusive.
Chrome, Firefox are still vulnerable to attacks that use non-Latin characters to imitate addresses of well-known websites.
NOPE is a Chrome extension that lets you click a button to call yourself so you can avoid time-wasting conversations.
Google found a serious security flaw in Microsoft's Edge and Internet Explorer browsers three months ago, but there's no fix in sight.
Most people don't update their web browsers or plugins unless it happens automatically, leaving themselves open to attack by hackers.
If you use Internet Explorer, a new security study suggests that you ditch it for Chrome, which automatically stays updated and secure.
Malicious online ads have begun to appear on Internet-connected desktop applications such as Skype, posing a new threat to Web users.
Panopticlick 2.0 can evaluate your browser's privacy quickly and noninvasively, then recommend steps to keep your information safe.
The latest versions of Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer can detect and block browser exploit kits, malvertising and drive-by downloads.
Once again, Adobe Flash Player has been hit by a zero-day vulnerability that lets attackers seize control of Web-browsing computers.
Citing battery drain, Google has announced its Chrome browser will block all non-essential Adobe Flash Player content, including ads.
Here's how to boost your security on Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer and Safari by setting Adobe Flash Player to click-to-run.
Triple-whammy: The Fessleaks malvertising campaign uses new Adobe Flash Player flaws to infect unsuspecting Web browsers with ransomware.
Play popular indie video games right from your browser thanks to Mozilla's Humble Bundle pack, which goes live today.
A flaw in the AVG Secure Search toolbar for Internet Explorer leaves users vulnerable to cyberattackers, a security report shows.
European citizens with something to hide can now petition Google to remove search results pertaining to their names. Here's how.
Ransomware on the rise: antimalware company AVAST found that its users encountered ransomware-infected websites 18 million times in 6 weeks.
Online spies are using a previously-unknown Internet Explorer flaw to conduct targeted attacks — and Microsoft has yet to issue a patch.
Now out for Windows, Aviator browser by WhiteHat has many features that increase your security and privacy online.