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Flaw with password manager LastPass could hand over control to hackers

Discussion in 'CSO' started by RSS, Jul 27, 2016.

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    Even password manager LastPass can be fooled. A Google security researcher has found a way to remotely hijack the software.

    It works by first luring the user to a malicious site. The site will then exploit a flaw in a LastPass add-on for the Firefox browser, giving it control over the password management software.

    LastPass wrote about the vulnerability on Wednesday and said that a fix is already out for Firefox users.

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