Google updates its Privacy Policy; introduces additional privacy for Chrome extensions

Douglas Mabiria  - Expert Tech Reporter
Last updated: November 19, 2023
Google chrome extensions new privacy policy
  • Google upgrades its privacy policy for Chrome extensions that will allow users to know extension developer’s data collection practices.
  • Developers will now have to verify their data collection purpose before the tech giant.
  • This new policy will be initiated from January 2021 and will be revealed on the Chrome Web Store listing on Jan.18.

The search giant has finally announced a solid developer strategy for online privacy. The new policy would restrict developers’ liberty in Chrome extensions.

The increasing cyber threats have breached millions of users’ databases. In today’s digital world online crimes remain a big problem.