Security

Hackers broke into Chrome, Firefox, IE 10, and Java at Pwn2Own

As part of the contest, Pwn2Own participants used a previously unknown vulnerability in Chrome, Firefox, IE 10, Windows 8 and Java. Attacks could be made by processing in the browser specially created web-pages, which ended by gain full control over the system. Hackers spent hacking the most recent and stable versions of browsers and operating systems Windows 7, 8 and…

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Pwn2Own hacking contest at the 2012 main prize money of $ 60 000

This year, as targets will feature four contestants Web browser: Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer and Firefox. At the annual contest hackers Pwn2Own, which will be held in early March in Vancouver in the conference, CanSecWest, as targets will feature four contestants Web browser: Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer and Firefox. The winner will receive a prize of 60 thousand dollars for second place is supposed 30 thousand dollars,…

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