Norton Safe Web
Norton Safe Web provides protection from online threats while you browse the web.
What is Norton Safe Web?
Norton Safe Web is a very popular Edge add-on by NortonLifeLock Inc.. This add-on has 8,718,033 weekly active users, an average user rating of 3.70, and is most similar to Avira Safe Shopping and NewsGuard. The latest version, 22.214.171.124, was updated a month ago.
Rating: 3.70 (1,527)
Version: 126.96.36.199 (Last updated: 2023-05-04)
Creation date: 2021-10-20
Manifest version: 3
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Risk impact: Very high risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Not available on Firefox
Norton Safe Web provides protection from online threats while you browse the web. Norton Safe Web helps defend you from identity theft and online scams by warning you of dangerous sites while you search, shop, or browse online. Norton Safe Web provides safety information for every page you load by querying Norton's Remote URL Reputation Service that is updated periodically with the latest threat intelligence. Norton Safe Web automatically blocks malicious pages and downloads to provide you with a safe online experience. --- By using this add-on, you agree to our License and Services Agreement (https://www.nortonlifelock.com/content/dam/nortonlifelock/pdfs/eulas/licensing-agreement/customer-agreement-en.pdf) and have read and acknowledge our Global Privacy Statement (https://www.nortonlifelock.com/us/en/privacy/global-privacy-statement/). This add-on makes use of Google Analytics’s Measurement Protocol to transmit critical error and feature usage information to Google Analytics services. NortonLifeLock uses Google Analytics services to maintain and improve this add-on, but the services are not operated by NortonLifeLock. If you do not consent to this data collection and usage, please do not install this add-on or remove it if it is already installed. This add-on sets parameters that Google provides to obfuscate your IP address when processing Google Analytics. See more details here for our obligations to use Google Analytics, Google’s privacy practices, and Google's IP obfuscation support:
User reviews summary
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- Provides website safety ratings
- Protects against malicious sites and downloads
- Easy to manage
- Some users experience difficulty with activation
- Can cause slow browsing speed
- May give inconsistent results with Safe Search feature
- Activation issues
- Safe Search feature
- Protection against malicious sites and downloads
Norton Safe Web requires a lot of risky permissions and is not safe to use. Avoid installing this add-on unless you absolutely trust this publisher.
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Norton Safe Web has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.
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