Websites may contain computer viruses, spyware, phishing, and other matters that you or your computer can do damage. There are several free browser plugins that websites scanning to these dangers and alert you when a malicious website to go visit.
On this page you will find an overview of web reputation browser plug-ins.
The SiteAdvisor software displays alerts within the web browser even before you enter a malicious web site to visit. This free web browser plugin is provided by McAfee.
There are little icons for the sitewaardering in the browser has been added, as well as a browser button and an optional McAfee pop-up window. On the basis of the icons that appear next to the search results of Google or any other search engine, alert you to potentially risky sites and help you to safe alternatives to be found.
The sitewaarderingen are based on the tests performed by McAfee, with a large number of computers to all types of threats and is being searched for, such as phishing, pop-ups and viruses. The result is that you can see whether a website is safe before you visit.
SiteAdvisor has the following characteristics:
AVG Secure Search helps protect your computer against visiting dangerous web sites. The program checks each web page in real time before the computer is opened. When a site is marked as malicious then it displays the AVG Secure Search, at that moment, a warning.
Also be in the search results of a search engine such as Google icons displayed with the test results of the respective web page. If a website is unsafe is found this is indicated with a red cross next to the link to that website.
AVG Secure Search has the following characteristics:
Trustwave SecureBrowsing was formerly known as M86 Secure Browsing. In 2012, this company was acquired by Trustwave and the program will continue under this new name.
This program also displays next to the links in the search engines whether it is a safe site or not. This is done by means of coloured icons. These are not only in the search engines, but also on webmail sites (like Gmail) and social networks (such as Facebook).
This plugin works even on sites that are protected by an HTTPS connection.
Trustwave SecureBrowsing has the following characteristics:
Avast has following in the footsteps of many other security companies is a Chrome extension released that allows you to advance or see to the left in the search results from Google are safe. This is visually made with green checkmarks next to search results.
Even if you are already on a site, you can see whether they are found safe by the Avast Online Security icon in your browser bar to click. From there, it is also possible to have specific tracking cookies to block, and a positive or negative opinion about the visited site.
Avast Online Security there is also been for Firefox, but that add-on had a lot of problems. Therefore, we recommend here only the plugin for Google Chrome.
Avast Online Security has the following characteristics:
Norton Safe Web Lite is a free website reputation plugin for the web browser. The browser plugin is suitable for Internet Explorer and Firefox on Windows computers.
Norton Safe Web Lite has the following features:
BitDefender TrafficLight is a free browser plugin that alerts users to dangerous websites. The most comprehensive version is suitable only for Windows, but the program is also available for Mac and Linux.
BitDefender TrafficLight intercepts all online traffic and warns the user before a dangerous site is visited.
There is no extra toolbar in the browser installed, you will see notifications in the screen when needed.
BitDefender TrafficLight has the following characteristics:
Ad-Aware Security Toolbar by Lavasoft is a free toolbar that the safety of websites, check. In unsafe web sites is in the web browser, a red cross is displayed, and when safe websites have a green tick. Users are thus protected against malware and phishing sites.
Ad-Aware Security Toolbar has the following features:
Download and install one of the versions programs Website reputation for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit).