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URL-spoofing bug in Safari could open users to phishing attacks

An address-spoofing bug could be used to trick Safari users into thinking that they are visiting a legitimate site when they are in fact connected to a bogus website.

Apple fixes 17 security holes in Safari's WebKit engine

Apple has plugged 17 security vulnerabilities in the Safari browser's WebKit engine, which renders Web pages in the browser.

News Scan: Chinese team pwn iPhone 5; Smartphones will be smarter than users; More

Quick takes on mobile IT news for Wednesday, 11/13 including: China's Keen Team breaching iPhone security, a far more intelligent smartphone than the user in the coming years, an increasing correlation between mobile device usage and DPI, China's telematics market and the fate of smartglasses.

Google splits with Apple on WebKit, launches Blink browser project

Google is launching Blink, an open-source rendering engine spinning out of WebKit, the engine powering browsers including the company's own Chrome as well as archrival Apple's Safari.

Flurry: Android, iOS device owners spend 2 hours inside apps each day

The average U.S. consumer now spends an average of 2 hours and 38 minutes per day on smartphones and tablets, dedicating 80 percent of that time--about 2 hours and 7 minutes--to mobile applications and the remaining 31 minutes to surfing the mobile Web, mobile app analytics firm Flurry reports.

Mozilla: No Firefox for iOS until Apple loosens browser restrictions

Mozilla said it will not expand its Firefox browser to the iOS mobile operating system until Apple relaxes its stance against third-party browser technology.

Opera begins shift to WebKit engine as browser users top 300M

Opera Software, the company behind the popular mobile browser of the same name, confirmed it will scrap its Presto rendering engine in favor of WebKit, a move to increase its competitiveness on Google's Android and Apple's iOS.

Keys to the Boston Celtics' information security

For the Boston Celtics' IT chief, one of the biggest information security challenges resembles that of many businesses: How to deal with the vulnerability of personal data, customers' credit card

Adobe BrowserLab adds screen capture, more browsers

Most Internet users know how annoying it is to have websites that don't work in their favorite browser. At the same time, any developer knows how much work it is to test new websites in every

Chrome: We're number three

Google's Chrome browser passed Apple's Safari to become the third-most widely used browser, after just 16 months, according to Net Applications, an Internet market research firm. The company did not