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LastPass Fixes Serious Security Flaw in Chrome, Firefox Extensions
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RyanSepe
RyanSepe,
User Rank: Ninja
3/28/2017 | 9:30:18 AM
Re: Forced Update
Thats the driver and the incentive to update. You do not have access to your precious items until you first fix the flaws for the safe in which they reside.
Joe Stanganelli
Joe Stanganelli,
User Rank: Ninja
3/27/2017 | 10:39:13 PM
Re: technicalaccademy,
@Dr.T: It's spam/phishing.  Ignore.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
3/27/2017 | 3:29:47 PM
No IE?
"... its browser extensions for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Edge ..."

I just noticed IE is not mentioned in here, is it like nobody cares or no bugs in IE? I would be surprised if IE stands up among others :--).
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
3/27/2017 | 3:27:10 PM
Quick fix
"... The problem was immediately fixed in a new version of the extension 4.1.36a released the next day. ..."

On this, kudos to LastPass, they can quickly deploy apps.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
3/27/2017 | 3:24:59 PM
Re: Forced Update
"... application support should not be allowed until update happens ..."

That is a great idea, I do not know how to identify when the updates are ready and how are the people going to login their apps without it in the meantime.
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
3/27/2017 | 3:22:40 PM
technicalaccademy,
What is the reason of URL in the subject line?
Dr.T
Dr.T,
User Rank: Ninja
3/27/2017 | 3:21:17 PM
LastPass
This is not the first problem LastPass had problems, that is why I do not use any of these passwords apps. 
RyanSepe
RyanSepe,
User Rank: Ninja
3/24/2017 | 1:05:39 PM
Forced Update
I think in instances where a users credentials could be compromised that application support should not be allowed until update happens. If this update was forced out then kudos to a great job.
technicalaccademy
technicalaccademy,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/24/2017 | 2:03:28 AM
www.officeonlinechat.co.uk
Thanks for sharing this.it is very nice.once again thanks for chrome,firefox extensions


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