From now onwards, extensions will no more be accepted by Google Chrome web store that mines cryptocurrency. With the increase in malicious activities since past few months that actually embedding hidden scripts for cryptocurrency mining without taking consent of the users that actually consumes valuable computing resources. Google chat support services can be used to know more from the qualified experts regarding the block of mining extensions on Chrome.
Google has created a benchmark for the same and it will be rolled out from June onwards as the existing extension with cryptocurrency mining scripts will be delisted from the Chrome web store and other such application that is accepted will be thoroughly checked.
The system performance can be negatively impacted due to mining as it consumes huge CPU power to perform the rigorous calculation that is actually needed to derive the digital tokens. The hackers generally ploy all such malicious activities as they are known to embcontinue reading →