Entertainment Millions of us are using malicious browser extensions without realizing

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Entertainment Millions of us are using malicious browser extensions without realizing


Millions of us are using malicious browser extensions without realizing

Malicious browser (opens in new tab) extensions are becoming so widespread that millions of users apparently have them installed.

A new report from Kaspersky analyzing telemetry data from its endpoint protection solution and found that in the last two and a half years (between January 2020 and June 2022), there had been more than 4.3 million unique users attacked by adware hiding in browser extensions. In other words, some 70% of all affected users encountered this type of threat.



https://www.zordis.com/news/millions-of-us-are-using-malicious-browser-extensions-without-realizing


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