500 Chrome Extensions Caught Stealing Private Data of 1.7 Million Users — 1EarthUnited

February 14, 2020 Ravie Lakshmanan Google removed 500 malicious Chrome extensions from its Web Store after they found to inject malicious ads and siphon off user browsing data to servers under the control of attackers. These extensions were part of a malvertising and ad-fraud campaign that’s been operating at least since January 2019, […]

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