Mouse cursor movements can be tracked even if the Internet Explorer window is inactive.
Most mobile browsers fail to display SSL or TLS indicators.
The software successfully protected against only 64 percent of zero-day malware attacks.
Give the company an e-mail address, and they'll send you a valid product key.
While Windows 8 raises the bar on Windows security, it's not immune from Microsoft's monthly patch cycle.
Instead of relying on users, new technology from Quarri Technologies automatically delivers secure, policy-based Web browsing from a server.
The hacker was also awarded $60,000 at the first Pwnium contest in March of this year.
The plug-in walks users through the process of maximizing their privacy on Facebook and Google, as well as other sites.
The vulnerability could enable an attacker to view a user's browsing history.
Windows 8 is packed with new security features that should appeal to both end users and system administrators.