Yahoo Axis launch marred by security flaw within Chrome extension

By Jos
May 24, 2012
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  1. Just hours after unveiling its pseudo-Web browser "Axis," which serves as a visual search tool on desktop and mobile devices, Yahoo was forced to disable the Chrome version on the...

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  2. mosu

    mosu TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 298

    "Turns out the company accidentally leaked the private security key used to sign the extension, which could allow anyone to create malicious plugins masquerading as official Yahoo! software."
    Nothing is accidentally these days, especially when it concerns Google and Android.
  3. tried it, it made firefox lazy as hell...next


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