Chrome:Updates that May Impact User Experience or Your Business

Google officially replaces Chrome Apps with Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) for desktop users with the release of Chrome version 112

The move will help improve user experience and keep up with changing technology trends by offering better features, reliability, and installability than Chrome Apps.

Source: https://chromeunboxed.com/chrome-112-goodbye-chrome-apps-hello-pwas

Google Chrome extension scams have been installed in over 1.4 million devices

2022 September 16

The malicious Chrome extensions disguised as genuine browser utilities modify the user’s cookies every time they visit an eCommerce site. This allows the extension author to get affiliate payments for any purchase made. 

Source: https://www.techradar.com/news/malicious-google-chrome-extensions-installed-on-more-than-one-million-devices

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