The best way to ensure that you will get viruses and other malware is to avoid malicious attachments in your e-mail, and not harmful to any website. To malicious websites to identify provides it security company AVG, a convenient free tool to. On this page you will find more information about AVG Secure Search.
AVG Secure Search protects you from visiting unsafe websites. The tool consists of a free plugin for your web browser. The plugin is suitable for Google Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. It works unfortunately not on Mac and Linux, but is only available for Windows.
After installation, the plugin next to each search result, such as Google or Yahoo, the site is safe to visit and which are not. This distinction is shown with a red exclamation point (dangerous, page not visits) or a green tick (safe and can easily be visited).
You visit, of course, not all web sites through a search engine but also, for example, by the URL directly in the address bar to enter, or via a links to another site. Also, please know AVG Secure Search to protect you. When visiting an unsafe website, a warning is given and then you can decide whether you still want to visit or not.
Also useful is the Do-Not-Track feature. When you surf the internet you are constantly followed by companies that collect information about your behavior. This can be, for example, ads more tailored to your interests. With the Do-Not-Track function, you can prevent or allow ad networks, social networks and statistiekbedrijven your internet follow. You can do this for all the trackers or only, for example, individual ad networks or social network buttons (such as Twitter or Facebook).
The plugin installs an extra toolbar in your browser. This contains in addition to a search box are also buttons for your Facebook messages, weather forecasts and the speed of your internet connection test.
AVG Secure Search has the following characteristics:
AVG Secure Search screenshots
You can free download AVG Secure Search and safe install the latest trial or new full version for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit, 86) from the official site.
Devices: Desktop PC, Laptop (ASUS, HP, DELL, Acer, Lenovo, MSI), Ultrabook
OS: Professional, Enterprise, Education, Home Edition, versions: 1507, 1511, 1607, 1703, 1709, 1803, 1809