Tag: firefox

Add-ons, Browsers, Firefox, Protection, Security

Firefox Anti-phishing addon

WorldIP is a Firefox Geo Add-on with security features and advanced network tools, anti-phishing mechanisms and protects against DNS spoofing and fake sites. It provides also all DNS records for a domain, the real location of the web server, the country and extended information about the datacenter. WorldIP provides the following information: – all IP …

Add-ons, Anonymity, Browsers, Tor

Surf anonymously | Staying safe online

Let’s see how you surf anonymously (not 100%) using firefox. First of all we are going to install 3 firefox addons to improve our privacy.   Addons HTTPS Everywhere HTTPS Everywhere is a Firefox extension that encrypts your communications with many major websites, making your browsing more secure.   The following two addons we need …

Browsers, Passwords

Secure your Firefox’s Saved Passwords NOW!

If you really need to save the passwords of the web sites you are visiting every day then follow the steps below to encrypt them. Otherwise disable this feature on Firefox. To disable it goto: Edit->Preferences->Security->uncheck “remember passwords for sites” or Tools->Options->Security->uncheck “remember passwords for sites” By using a master password in firefox, your data …

Add-ons, Browsers

Security in Firefox with NoScript

One of my favorites addons for firefox that protects me while i am surfing is NoScript! Most of you already know it. NoScript blocks JavaScript, Java and other executable content. It protects from XSS, cross-zone DNS rebinding / CSRF attacks (router hacking), and Clickjacking attempts. It allows executable content to run only from trusted domains …