Google Bans Cryptocurrency Mining Extensions From Chrome Web Store

Google has implemented a new Web Store policy that bans any Chrome extension submitted to the Web Store that mines cryptocurrency. About 90 percent of extensions in the Chrome Web Store "failed to comply with" Google's policies for cryptocurrency,

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Google Bans Cryptocurrency Mining Extensions From Chrome Web Store
Google Bans Cryptocurrency Mining Extensions From Chrome Web Store. Google has implemented a new Web Store policy that bans any Chrome extension submitted to the Web Store that mines cryptocurrency. 
Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin or Ethereum depend on thousands of computers to "Mine" new digital currency as they authenticate and record transactions. The process consumes immense amounts of computing CPU power, though, some fraudsters now are trying to use other method of cryptojacking with the extensions.
About 90% of extensions in the Chrome Web Store "failed to comply with" Google's policies for cryptocurrency as an effect from the last month, Cryptocurrency miners were even found in a Russian nuclear weapons labs and on thousands of government websites. In January, cryptocurrency mining malware also infected more than half-million PCs.
If the company, Google finds any mining extension developers submitted was not in compliance and secretly mines cryptocurrency using a victim device's computing power, it simply blocks the extension.
Shown below are the CPU heavy loads when the cryptocurrency starts mining. 
CPU LOAD
The chart above shows a recent example of CPU over utilization from hidden coin mining in an extension
Chrome Wrote on its blog,
Starting today, Chrome Web Store will no longer accept extensions that mine cryptocurrency. Existing extensions that mine cryptocurrency will be delisted from the Chrome Web Store in late June. Extensions with blockchain-related purposes other than mining will continue to be permitted in the Web Store.

However it is notice that that google, the ban on cryptocurrency mining extensions will not effects other digital currency and block chain-related extensions, such as Bitcoin price checkers, blockchain browsers, and cryptocurrency wallet managers.

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