Google Chrome store hit by Facebook hack extension

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Google Chrome users beware: a series of new extensions claiming to add customisation options to your Facebook profile are in fact malicious tools created by hackers intended to hijack your social networking accounts. Hiding in plain sight on the official…

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Facebook block Chrome Friend Exporter as Google+ social network battle begins

Gerald Lynch Facebook, Google, Social Media, Tech Digest news 1 Comment

Facebook are upping their defenses in the social networking fight after this week's launch of the Google+ network. Not only does Zuckerberg's gang have "something awesome" to reveal tomorrow, but they're now actively working to hamstring the growth of…

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