Malware Sneaks in Through Chrome Browser Extensions

By September 7, 2016 Podcasts, Security

Google Chrome Logo: Browser extension malware is on the riseWith Google Chrome at 60% market share, it’s no wonder that browser extension malware is on the rise. In this podcast, Chad Porter helps us understand a particular form of malware that sneaks in through browser extensions. Extensions are handy add-ons that increase functionality of your Google Chrome Browser.

We share some information that Chad found on a blog by a man in Copenhagen, Denmark named Maxime Kjaer. He shares some insights regarding extension malware that sparked this conversation between Chad and me.

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Check out the podcast and don’t forget to link and share with as many people that you know that use Google Chrome. Should be about 60% of your family and friends.  🙂


Chad Porter

NOC Technician

Chad is a NOC (Network Operations Center) Team Member who specializes in IT security for our clients. He spends his days diligently guarding our clients' networks and email from malicious attacks!