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Researchers Say Chrome OS Has It?s Flaws

Two researchers recently outlined that Google's Chrome OS has some serious security flaws that can be exploited to steal user information. Read more

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-05-2011, 01:45 PM
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Vulnerability is with chrome not chromeos and is already patched.
The useful nugget of information in there is to only install extensions you trust. This is common sense/ good advice.

Chromeos is still a safer option than any other OS and browser combination IMHO.
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Oh, and I posted the same content on the anti virus thread earlier today. :P
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-05-2011, 04:19 PM
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Well, in that case, does Google somewhat admit that these flaws actually exist? It would be actually hazardous though I had a feeling the hackers would be a bit of a nuisance.
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