Top Browsers News : March 2013

We missed posting latest news and updates throughout this month, but thankfully, we are back in action! Here are some important news related to browsers and web technologies published elsewhere.

Unauthorized Google.com Certificates Discovered

Google recently discovered fake digital certificates for the google.com domain name, which were issued by TurkTrust, a Turkish certificate authority. Google, Mozilla and other browser vendors have now blocked these certificates to save users from the possible man-in-the-middle attacks.

Password Generation in Chrome

A very interesting feature coming soon to Google Chrome is the “Password Generation”, which would suggest strong passwords to the users on signup pages.

Enable HTTP Pipelining in Firefox

HTTP Pipelining is not a new thing. It is there for long, but unfortunately it is disabled by default in all major browsers including Firefox and Chrome.