Some Security & Privacy Extensions For The Chrome Browser
These extensions for Chrome secure you the best and give you the right privacy as compared to the other browsers. It took long for the add-on ecosystem to mature but certainly these are better in result as compared to the other choices except Mozilla. By this ad-on ecosystem Chrome seems to be in the same row of mozilla. Let’s explore some of the security and privacy extensions for Chrome.
This extension comes with a default set of filters which prevents tracking scripts apart from blocking the ads which comes with a better approach than in the case of NotScripts. The good thing about this extension is that you just set it and then forget it, however, has one demerit as it blocks only the known threats.
KB SSL Enforcer
There are many websites (even the wikipedia and twitter) which supports the HTTP encryption; however, you will not find any HTTPS sites by default. This extension carries a list of websites which support HTTPS and simply redirect you to this HTTPS version when you try to access them. In this way you can keep your browsing activity from a number of prying eyes.
WOT, or call it web of trust, comes as an icon over the toolbar of Chrome which display you the trust rating for the visited website. You can also find these icons over the research result web pages. In this way you can make out the good and bad websites. Thus prevents you to enter your credit card number at a bad place. You can rate such cheat and fraud websites with your rating to make the other users understand its trustworthiness.
The users these days have started taking the web security and privacy thing very seriously. Considering such concerns, Google Chrome too incorporated such security and privacy features in the form of extensions to prevent you from number of prying eyes cyber criminals. The above list comprises few but important security and privacy extensions for Chrome, hope you find them beneficial.