FierceCIO:TechWatch: "Security researchers at the Black Hat Technical Security Conference Aug. 3 demonstrated how Google Chrome OS extensions provide a point of entry for hackers to steal passwords, contacts and email information. Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) responded by working to close the vulnerabilities, but this problem has no quick fix."
Pcmag.com The browser battle has been raging almost as long as the internet has existed. But with new competitors in the fray and longtime entries revving up new technologies, the stakes have never been higher. In the late nineties and early aughts, it was Microsoft’s Internet Explorer versus Netscape Navigator. Fast forward 20 years, and IE’s proprietary technologies for enabling interactive, application-like websites have given way to W3C standards-based features for delivering the online experience.