Violation Type:Restrictive Code Signing of Plugins or Extensions

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Violation Type
OSIGNEXT

Restrictive Code Signing of Plugins or Extensions

Violation InstanceViolator
Google Chrome/OSIGNEXTGoogle Chrome
Mozilla Firefox/OSIGNEXTMozilla Firefox


A piece of software which can be extended with a plugin or extension mechanism accepts such extensions only when signed by some central authority. A device owner is thus restricted in the extensions which can be made to the software.