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Software/Web Thread (2012)
« Topic Start: March 08, 2012, 08:50:13 AM »
The bigger they are, the harder they fall:

http://arstechnica.com/business/news/2012/03/google-chromes-winning-streak-fades-at-annual-hacking-contest.ars

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As day one of the annual Pwn2Own hacker contest wound down on Wednesday, no browser suffered more abuse than Google Chrome, which was felled by an attack exploiting a previously unknown vulnerability in the most up-to-date version. Combined with a separate contest Google sponsored a few feet away, it was the second zero-day attack visited on Chrome in a span of a few hours.