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Chrome Extensions: Threat Analysis and Countermeasures

@inproceedings{Liu2012ChromeET,
  title={Chrome Extensions: Threat Analysis and Countermeasures},
  author={Lei Liu and Xinwen Zhang and Guanhua Yan and Songqing Chen},
  booktitle={NDSS},
  year={2012}
}
The widely popular browser extensions now become one of the most commonly used malware attack vectors. [] Key Result Using a prototype developed on the latest Chrome browser, we show that they can effectively mitigate the threats posed by malicious Chrome extensions with little effect on normal browsing experience.

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