Some Chrome Extensions Serving Adware

Malware

Wow. I recently heard Google was taking steps to tighten the process for posting apps/extensions to the Chrome store. This is a good reason to move on that.

http://arstechnica.com/security/2014/01/malware-vendors-buy-chrome-extensions-to-send-adware-filled-updates/

It looks like Google is taking action on this while it comes up with a more permanent solution. I think the best solution is to use drones to bomb the adware vendors.

http://www.theverge.com/2014/1/20/5326582/google-bans-chrome-extensions-purchased-to-deliver-adware

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