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If you are executing the code in an extension, it is run in a separate context (for security reasong) and it can be made to run without the code/key being concealed to the called webpage (which is a bit different than the web page not being able to detect that you used some script within the page). For example, GreaseMonkey is designed for doing this kind ...


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The problem with a browser extension approach is that many users would be either unwilling or enable to install it (eg logged in at their place of work they would not be able to install extensions). You also have to securely distribute the extension which is a problem itself. One online banking approach I have seen the bank puts a custom browser bin/exe ...


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These certificates are of very little value. First of all, allowing them to generate the private key is very questionable. We have no details on how they do this or whether they retain this information - for all we know, they use the same private key for all certs or retain the key information, which may not be done in a secure manner (imagine what a rich ...



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