Experts Uncover 350 Browser Extension Variants Used in ABCsoup Adware Campaign


Russian users of the Google Chrome, Opera, and Mozilla Firefox browsers are the target of an adware campaign using a malicious browser extension with 350 variations disguising itself as a Google Translate add-on.

In an effort to deceive users into thinking they have loaded a legal extension, the malicious browser add-ons use the same extension ID as Google Translate: “aapbdbdomjkkjkaonfhkkikfgjllcleb.” Read More…