Google cracks down on Chrome extensions that inject ads and degrade users’ browsing experiences (31 March). Google also added information about unwanted software to their Safe Browsing API last month (24 March).
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ESET analyses “Casper” malware used against Syrian targets and likely developed by the same group behind the Babar and Bunny malware (5 March).
SiteLock demonstrates what it looks like to infect a website (19 March).
Other security news
Qualys: GHOST remote code execution exploit (17 March).
Fortinet: Cross-site scripting vulnerability discovered in WordPress Photo Gallery plugin with 12 million downloads (20 March).