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This is a discussion on plugins and security within the Chrome Talk section, part of the Google Chrome category: I was just wondering.. when you install a plugin/extension it states that it has access to history and such, but ...


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    I was just wondering.. when you install a plugin/extension it states that it has access to history and such, but what immediate threats does plugin pose? Can they chose to send files from drive to a server? Can plugins "read" what is going on on secure sites (https, such as login information?
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