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Post Posted April 3rd, 2018, 5:29 pm

spideymouse wrote:I'm kind of creeped out by the amount of permissions it requires

Unless you are the gimp from Pulp Fiction then it's 'kinda hard' to figure out why you would want to use an extension that 'kind of' creeps you out.

As for what it does, I'm guessing it uses the permissions to enable it to restart the browser.
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Post Posted April 3rd, 2018, 6:04 pm

You need to pay $3 to download the "Auxiliary application" to use the extension.

Is the executable malware? No idea... (buyer beware)

Mozilla wrote:Please note that Mozilla has not vetted or reviewed the complementary app. You should approach the installation of the complementary app with the same caution you would apply when installing any third party software from the internet.

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