• 500+ malvertising Google Chrome extensions disabled, removed from Web Store

    7 monthes ago - By Marketing Land

    Google was able to confirm the finding and discovered over 500 instances of the malware by seeking a “fingerprint” by security researcher Jamila Kaya.
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  • Busted: Huge malware operation targeted Google Chrome extensions

    Busted: Huge malware operation targeted Google Chrome extensions

    7 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    While she was performing some routine tasks one day that relate to her job of constantly hunting for digital threats online, security researcher Jamila Kaya stumbled across the first in a series of malicious Google Chrome extensions that would spark a two-month investigation and lead to the removal of more than 500 extensions by Google from its web store. Unfortunately, more than 1.7 million Chrome users had already installed that first batch of extensions she found, which gave some urgency to this investigation - the results of which have been unveiled in a newly published report into...
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