A third of all Chrome extensions request access to user data on any site

    Date22 Feb 2019
    CategoryPrivacy
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    Posted ByBrittany Day
    More than a third of all Google Chrome extensions ask users for permission to access and read all their data on any website, a recent survey of over 120,000 Chrome extensions has revealed.

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