Step by step what it does: On every single page you visit, SIH executes code at document_start (meaning as soon as the page is opened). I couldn't figure out when they do it, yet, but it seems to be for promotional stuff. From this point, everything is a bit messy in their code and I will have to check a bit deeper. Therefore I strongly suggest uninstalling and reporting this extension. [r/gildedawards] [r/GlobalOffensive] WARNING: Trusted Steam Inventory Helper now requesting dangerous permissions WARNING: Trusted Steam inventory helper requesting dangerous permissions! I just have a crap load of emoticons etc I want to dump on the steam market and it would take ages to manually do it through steam. Just asking because I heard a while back there was some security breach with it if my memory serves correctly so I un-installed it. It even executes on your about:blank page and in all sub-frames on the currently visited site! SIH will change your usual Steam experience to something special - brand new, upgraded, evolved. Someone has linked to this thread from another place on reddit: [r/gildedawards] [r/GlobalOffensive] WARNING: Trusted Steam Inventory Helper now requesting dangerous permissions. You're an amazing dude! Unique Inventories. Should be flat-out illegal to do this kind of data collection. 3 276 178. - Auto ignore / block friend invites with Steam level below threshold. Mar 28, 2016 @ 6:32pm not possible. https://gyazo.com/174961cee2cf3cb9fdb4830efb669e63, [r/GlobalOffensive] WARNING: Trusted Steam Inventory Helper now requesting dangerous permissions. This background script is located in /js/common/connectivity.js (https://pastebin.com/RsUDkDNQ). spread this info to everyone else. Press J to jump to the feed. Would be a major help! Just want to clean house in my inventory that's it then uninstall. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Step by step what it does: On every single page you visit, SIH executes code at document_start (meaning as soon as the page is opened). By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. I have just analyzed the current code of Steam Inventory Helper. All it asks for is access to the Steam inventory page, as opposed to all your data on every website. I dont use this or even know what it is but I thank you for you work and warning sir. Steam Inventory Helper is a free browser extension for Google Chrome that adds a big amount of new features into the Steam trade-offer system & Steam store functionality. I already use SIH, only on my steam inventory to mass sell, didn't browse or go to any websites then uninstalled it. Even misspelled "mouseover" in their script, hilarious. Question. But when you click something, and it is a link, it will send the link URL to a background script. Get Steam Economy Enhancer instead. A subreddit for members of the Steam Community. I'll use this next time, thanks for the suggestion. Options Force refresh. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. First of all, it monitors EVERY SINGLE HTTP request you make. Thank you so much! Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is a game created by Valve Corporation and released on August 21st, 2012 as a successor to previous games in the series dating back to 1999. More importantly, in the future, even if what they do now is legit, you will not be informed about any changes to their permissions, because it basically already has every permission it can get in that regard. I'm a bot, bleep, bloop. Just asking because I heard a while back there was some security breach with it if my memory serves correctly so I un-installed it. R I P mass quick selling my Trading Cards. I removed it at that point for this very reason. The easiest way to level up your Steam profile. [r/tf2] WARNING: Trusted Steam inventory helper requesting dangerous permissions! Just google how to manually install extensions in developer mode. Use PayPal, Card, Bitcoin or Steam items to upgrade your Steam profile today! (Info / ^Contact). It even executes on your about:blank page and in all sub-frames on the currently visited site! You must log in or register to reply here. If you follow any of the above links, please respect the rules of reddit and don't vote in the other threads. WARNING: Trusted Steam inventory helper requesting dangerous permissions. The code executed is js/common/frame.js, manifest.json : https://pastebin.com/QUWJ2TG3, js/common/frame.js (slightly unobsfucated: https://pastebin.com/4BLeJr5m ). Gonna install in different google account and watch some hardcore gay furry porn ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°), I'm unsure if it helps but here's the previous version before this update. Is Steam Inventory Helper safe to use? For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. More importantly, in the future, even if what they do now is legit, you will not be informed about any changes to their permissions, because it basically already has every permission it can get in that regard. Bottom line is: they are monitoring what sites you visit and may be sending a lot of your online activity to their own server. Steam inventory helper has change owner, and the new owner changes the coding. < > Showing 1-2 of 2 comments . Enter your nickname or STEAM ID to calculate your inventory value. JavaScript is disabled. Some features require authorization in the Steam community. Cookies help us deliver our Services. /r/GlobalOffensive is a home for the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive community and a hub for the discussion and sharing of content relevant to CS:GO. All funсtions are built based on Steam community website and Steam WebAPI with some tweats to cut off unnecessary steps, no 3rd party software/website is involed. If you follow any of the above links, please respect the rules of reddit … I just have a crap load of emoticons etc I want to dump on the steam market and it would take ages to manually do it through steam. You can still find and install an older version without the tracker, but i'm pretty sure the current version still has the tracker, Safe to use with tracker though? What this script does is very nasty. - Buying Steam trading cards right in game cards page. Therefore I strongly suggest uninstalling and reporting this extension. I also modified it so it doesn't automatically update (redirects to localhost), https://github.com/InKahootz/SteamInventoryHelper. they are basically funding their app through third party privacy invasion, basically third party NSA without the national security part.