The Verge: Fraudulent ad-blocking extension tricks 37,000 Google Chrome users

The Verge: Fraudulent ad-blocking extension tricks 37,000 Google Chrome users. “While Microsoft doesn’t have enough extensions for its browser, Google has too many unwanted ones. An extension that tried to mimic the popular Adblock Plus extension was not only allowed into the Chrome Web Store but it was also only taken down after 37,000 users had already downloaded it.”

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