UW Privacy Office

September 28, 2018

Google’s Forced Sign-in to Chrome Raises Privacy Red Flags

Source: Threatpost, Inc. published Sept. 24, 2018

Google’s Forced Sign-in to Chrome Raises Privacy Red Flags

An update to Google Chrome’s sign-in mechanism could clear a path to compromising the privacy of users’ browser data, according to a researcher who stumbled across the change.