Google Chrome ‘Hacked’: How Your Passwords Can Be Exposed
Source: Silicon Angle - Posted by Alex   
Hacks/Cracks If you’re one of the millions of people using Google Chrome as your preferred browser, and if you happen to have any important passwords saved within the browser itself, you might just want to reconsider how wise that is. Your data is, of course, at risk any time your computer is stolen, lost or borrowed by another person, but there are various measures we can put in place to protect against this. But whatever security precautions you take, this could all be undone in seconds if you happen to use Google’s browser, as software designer Elliott Kember revealed in a blog post called “Chrome’s Insane Password Security Strategy,” which later sparked an intense discussion on the Hacker News forum.

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