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WebEx on Firefox is among the targets of a new exploit kit that's started circulating on Russian nastyware exchanges. The Disdain-based exploit kit is described here by security services outfit IntSights, which says the exploit kit is offered by someone using the handle "Cehceny". David Montenegro (@CryptoInsane) says Disdain …

  1. TheElder

    Why use Firefox?

    I use Cyberfox. It seems much better. Never had any problems. I run the portable version with most of it read only and not on drive C:

    1. AlbertH

      Re: Why use Firefox?

      "Cyberfox" is just a skinned version of Firefox. It's codebase is several releases behind the genuine Firefox, so is significantly more vulnerable!!

      1. TheElder

        Re: Why use Firefox?

        Not when it is read only.

        1. Anonymous Coward
          Anonymous Coward

          Re: Why use Firefox?

          Well, that entirely depends on the exploit - if its a RCE which creates a reverse shell in memory then "read only" doesnt protect you.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Facepalm

    Israeli Co Intsights Cyber Intelligence ...

    "The Herzliya-based company is an intelligence-driven security provider for cyber threats from the dark, deep and open web."

    Ah, go wan go wan go wan link ...

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