Google revealed a slew of changes that will make Chrome extensions more secure going forward.
Google said it will make some UI changes and let people opt-out of having their Google accounts connected to Chrome when they sign in to its services.
Google updated Chrome to automatically connect someone's Google account, which is required to enable a tab-syncing feature, when they sign in to its services.
Chrome 70 will make it easier to use biometric security on the web and for developers to access devices' ability to identify faces, barcodes and text.
Google outfitted Chrome 69 with a new design, expanded password manager and other features that should make the browser the best it's been since its 2008 debut.
Mozilla plans to release a series of features to Firefox to prevent trackers from slowing down website load times, following people across sites and more.
Imperva revealed a flaw in Google Chrome's Blink engine that let hackers play "20 Questions" to learn details about your private data.
Microsoft has joined Google and Mozilla in supporting the efforts to let people use biometric security, FIDO2 devices and PINs instead of passwords.
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