Browser extensions have been caught up in the constant quest for monetizing resources on the Web. Adware pushers apparently have been buying innocent extensions and then injecting them with code that turns them into advertising engines — annoying
Google bans two extensions from Chrome store that sent malwareLos Angeles Times
Google Removes Two Extensions after Users Complain of Malware, AdsAuto World News
Why bad press makes Chrome a better browserQuartz
NewsFactor NetworkEngadgetComputerworld
all 99 news articles

…read more

Source: Tech News From Google

By Zennie Abraham

Zennie Abraham | Zennie Abraham or "Zennie62" is the founder of Zennie62Media which consists of and a multimedia blog news aggregator and video network, and 78-blog network, with social media and content development services and consulting. Zennie is a pioneer video blogger, YouTube Partner, social media practitioner, game developer, and pundit. Note: news aggregator content does not reflect the personal views of Mr. Abraham.