With these extensions for browsers Chrome, Opera and Firefox, you can make your stay in the network more secure. These 6 extensions for browsers will help you surf with no worries.
Security issues at work in the browser is becoming increasingly important. According to statistics, most of the infected computers, sensitive data leaks and breaches are caused by careless actions by the network or the gaps in the protection of browsers.While developers are investing great efforts to ensure our security, all the same, nor Chrome, or Firefox with Opera is not fully able to close these issues out of the box.Good thing there are special extensions that can help you protect your browser to pump to the desired value, and stop worrying about malicious intrigues.
This is one of the first extensions to be installed in your browser. It deals with the fact that it comprises a secure HTTPS connection for all sites that support it. Let me remind you that this special protocol, which encrypts all your sent and received data. Thus, even in case of interception, no one can read and use them.
This extension needs no introduction, everyone knows how ruthlessly it copes with annoying ads. But not everyone knows that Adblock Plus can perfectly work and to strengthen your safety. In fact, you can use it to block all websites that are seen in the spread of viruses, Trojans and other malicious software. This is done using a special list of service MalwareDomains.com. You can subscribe to this filter on a special page.
Already it is no secret that almost all sites are able to collect information about you and your movements on the network. They then transmit this information to the analysis, and then you get a specially adapted to the interests of your advertising in your browser. If you do not like that kind of surveillance too, you can prevent it with this extension.
This extension is an analog of the previous one and is used for the same purposes.After installing it will block all counters, buttons, social networks and other hidden trekkers who can keep track of your activity on the network. Although the functionality and DoNotTrackMe Ghostery is about the same, though the latter may be advisable for the more advanced users, because this extension provides detailed information about their work and the blocked cells.
The search engine Google still holds the palm of the speed and quality of research, despite the best efforts of competitors. However, the interest of Google to your personal data sometimes exceeds acceptable limits. If you do not want the search giant collected data about all of your queries, set the expansion Disconnect Search.
Web of Trust
It is extremely popular and useful extension that will help you assess the degree of trustworthiness of a site. WOT just shows the reputation of Web sites in the form of color labels next to search results on any search engine, next to links to social networks, email services, and other popular sites. This extension will warn you from visiting fraudulent sites, from shopping to unreliable online stores and so on.