Cyscon Security Shield Firefox 1.16.0 is a highly recommended Firefox extension that can protect you from phishing sites. The extension is created by a German company. A site that is considered as very safe has to undergo Cyscon’s scanning regularly to ensure that it is free from spyware. Additionally, the site must also be registered with Cyscon.
When you are on a website, it will run a check to determine whether its source code has any malicious code. Trustworthy URL is highlighted in green colors. Websites that are not safe to visit are highlighted with either yellow or red color.
It will list any dangerous content or spyware that has been reported in the past 6 months concerning the website. If there is a potential hazard, you will see yellow exclamation marks which is a sign of telling you to stay away from the site. It will state the hazards and the latest incident of data theft reported on the site. When you click on the green shield icon, it will forward you to the website certificate so that you can learn more information on the site. The Cyscon green shield icon can be found in the web address bar.
Everyday, it is estimated that there are more than forty thousands new websites that are being marked as unsafe sites because they contain phishing and spyware. Cyscon Security Shield extension can protect your computer from banners, and kits from site networks.
Cyscon Security Shield für Firefox 1.16.0 is compatible with Firefox version 35 and higher. The user interface of the Cyscon Security Shield Firefox extension supports a number of languages including English, German, Italian and Russian.
- Optimize the speed by reducing the number of cloud requests
- Added exclude list that you can use in adding sites you know are trustworthy