back to article Vegan eats BeEf, gets hooked

Botnet slaughterer Brian Wallace has created a module to detect when attackers are using the popular browser-busting BeEF hacking framework. The Chrome extension codenamed Vegan allows victims to detect when attackers have hooked their web browser instances using the enormously powerful Browser Exploit Framework. Vegan could …

  1. Flocke Kroes Silver badge

    It would be nice if banks were made aware

    Is there a banking site that works without javascript?

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: It would be nice if banks were made aware

      The bank teller at the branch hasn't started needing me to use it yet. I guess having luddite tendencies has its positives here.

      1. John Sanders
        Linux

        Re: It would be nice if banks were made aware

        * Take an old PC, format it with Linux (xubuntu, Mint, Debian, whatever works for you), keep it on the side only for banking.

        * Buy a small cheap pc you can keep on the side, use it only for banking.

        * Boot off a Linux Live USB or CD, use it for banking.

        * Keep a VM running Linux just for banking.

      2. Doctor Syntax Silver badge

        Re: It would be nice if banks were made aware

        "The bank teller at the branch"

        You've managed to find a branch that hasn't been closed?

    2. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: It would be nice if banks were made aware

      The co-op as far as I'm aware.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    don't think it will work

    Won't vegan think that BeEf has every right to live as the rest of us?

    And cookies?? If they are not gluten, butter and milk free then they won't touch them!

  3. Omgwtfbbqtime
    Coat

    Hmm something that stops BeEf from looking at your system...

    I think Iwould have called it BeEf curtains....

    1. Swarthy Silver badge
      Trollface

      Re: Hmm something that stops BeEf from looking at your system...

      This tool doesn't stop BeEF, it merely turns up its nose and objects loudly that there is BeEF near it. - Vegan is the perfect name.

  4. VeganVegan
    Alien

    It all sounds rather fishy to me.

    That's all.

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