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How to check that you’re using the real Adblock Plus Chrome extension

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News broke recently that a fake version of the Adblock Plus browser extension had made its way into the Chrome Web store. It is thought that 37,000 people installed the phony version, and now Adblock Plus — the real one — has responded to the news. While acknowledging that the fake extension was removed from the store fairly quickly, Adblock Plus questions how it got there in the first place. It also provides instructions for anyone who is concerned that they may have a malicious version of the extension installed. See also: Fake Adblock Plus extension fools thousands of Chrome… …Continue reading on BetaNews

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