And removed the offensive application extensions only when told (privately) of the disaster. Read Dan Goodin’s superlative reporting and commence weeping for your data my friends – but first – change all of your passwords, then commence with the waterworks. I also strongly suggest readers examine the report from security researchers Awake, and take appropriate action.
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2020/6/18/bad-news-for-google-google-play-chrome-extensions-steal-more-user-data