Machine Learning: Abuse Protection For Reducing Harm to The Chrome UsersJanuary 15, 2018 4:23 pm
Advancement is always noted in every aspect. Something similar is now seen in the technology from Google. This is now launching a new methodology to detect confusing and deceptive browser extensions presented on Google chrome.
This is going to start on in few weeks and using this, Google will start using the machine learning as a kind of expansion of abuse protection for reducing harm to the chrome users. Automatically the Google with upgrade its inline installation abuse detection features for finding out malicious extensions.
Extension Level Protection
The priority that it manages is has been marked with an extension level protection. But this will incorporate machines learning to look as each inline installation request for any kind of bad signals in advertisements and even on web pages.
Once the chrome sets to detect the signals, it is selectively going to disable the request and redirect users to the extension page on the web store. This is going to ensure with the inline installation of the extension from non- deceptive sources and it is not affected for the reason.
Periodic Expansion And Installations
It was noted around the year 2011 that Google had introduced inline installation to enable the users to easily install the extensions from developer’s websites. Previously when a user visited a particular website they had to navigate away in order to download an app or any kind of extension. But at the same time, it is noted that the Google chrome 15 users did not need to leave the site.
But the mechanism has been abused quite by the attackers to trick the users into downloading malicious extensions.
Next around the year 2015, the Google started with disabling inline installations in chrome in cases of misleading or deceptive installation flows. With the result, the Google users say that the user’s complaints have been reduced by 65 % since the day of disabling initiative. Less than 3 % of extensions still are engaged in this kind of deceptive or those of confusion installation flows.
How is it Going to Help?
With the machine learning technology from Google, there is generated an advanced solutions lab or the ASL which permits businesses to maintain partnership with Google cloud.
This is indeed applied to the machine learning process for solving out a lot of high impact based business challenges. Further, this is also going to provide with an opportunity for the technical team to work side by side with the Google machine learning experts in Google dedicated facilities.
All across the experience, the team has solved specified business scenarios and has hence setted break through foundations in the process of machine learning.
This is further going to step in to a perfect and protective outlook into the computer and technology based services with permitting better results in near future. Even it has marked a perfect mark through the way to make the work faster, convenient and easy going. One can also get an effective result in the search engine by avoiding fraud incidents.