How to Make Sure Your Browser Extensions Are Safe – WIRED (David Nield | June 2021)

Hackers wear hoods to cover their faces. Hacking to steal important information. Use a computer to release malware viruses Ransom and harass organizations. He sitting in the dark room with neon light
Browser extensions can be important components of your workflow, fun and essential for your endeavour, but it's important to bear in mind crooks, charlatans and other bad actors can sometimes use them to sneak nasties onto your system.  Even if the original item is fine, sometimes bad code is hidden in an update.  This WIRED piece discusses strategies to protect yourself.

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