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Google Warns Users Against Installing Chrome Extensions on Edge Browser, Says Chrome is More Secure

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Microsoft recently dumped the in-house EdgeHTML browser engine and switched the Edge browser to Google’s Chromium engine, joining the likes of Vivaldi, Opera, and Brave. Switching over to Chromium engine came as good news for Edge fans, as among other advantages, they could now access the Chrome Web Store’s vast …

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Google Removes Over 500 Extensions From Chrome Web Store Over Ad Fraud

Google Removes Over 500 Extensions From Chrome Web Store Over Ad Fraud

Google has removed over 500 malicious extensions from the Chrome Web Store over ad fraud. The extensions were found to be a part of a large fraudulent advertising network that injected adware into browsers and pulled browsing data while trapping users with redirect cycles. In some cases, the ads redirected …

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