According to report, the researcher found new attack campaign of malicious plugins in Mozilla Firefox repository. Mozilla Firefox Malware plugins claims that it is genuine and popular services and takes both their name and descriptions as well. Let’s take have a look in detail on the story.
The official repository of Mozilla Firefox browser attacked by malware plugins
Report says, security researcher have found malware attack in the official repository of Mozilla Firefox browser. Various hacker groups are actively behind this attack and attempts to upload malware plugins which is known as browser Hijacker. There are numerous hijackers that have been allowed on the plugin store for longer duration like “Adobe Flash Player”, “Ublock origin Pro” and “Adblock Flash Player”.