Malware infects computers by hiding in browser ad GIFs
The "Steganos" exploit kit went undetected for two years by avoiding security analysts' computers.
Google Chrome now defaults to HTML5 for most sites
The slow death of Flash continues.
Facebook built a Snapchat-like app for developing countries
The social network isn't done challenging Snapchat.
Microsoft patch for Google-outed exploit is still a week away
Unfortunately, the fix comes after attackers started using the flaw.
Google reveals unpatched Windows bug that hackers are exploiting (update)
And it may have done so a bit too soon.
Google Chrome will begin blocking Flash in favor of HTML5
The changes will begin with Chrome 53 this September.
Firefox will leave Flash off by default in 2017
It'll start blocking less-than-essential Flash content in August.
Apple will deactivate Flash by default on Safari 10
If the browser encounters Flash, it will ask if you want to switch it on.
Chrome will make Flash player a last resort as soon as fall
An 'HTML5 by Default' proposal would kick Adobe's often-maligned plugin to the curb.