FortiClient WebFilter

FortiClient WebFilter

This extension will give forticlient web filter function under Microsoft Edge

What is FortiClient WebFilter?

The 'FortiClient WebFilter' is an extension designed for Microsoft Edge to enhance web security. Developed by Fortinet, this plug-in executes a vital role in maintaining safe browsing practices by using its web filter functions. Through this, users are given an added layer of protection against various online threats, thereby boosting overall internet security.

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Rating: 1.40 (275)
Version: (Last updated: 2023-06-23)
Creation date: 2023-02-03
Manifest version: 2
  • tabs
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • downloads
  • <all_urls>
Size: 99.60K
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Firefox

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Fortinet's FortiClient Endpoint plug-in helps enforce Web Security feature for safe browsing on Microsoft Edge.

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  • Occasionally prevents students from inappropriate browsing
  • Some humorous responses from customer service
  • Blocks necessary school-related content
  • Inhibits leisure activities like gaming
  • Some users report it gave them a virus
Most mentioned
  • Blocks educational resources
  • Inhibits ability to play games
  • Difficult to remove or bypass
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Risk impact

FortiClient WebFilter is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install FortiClient WebFilter if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

FortiClient WebFilter is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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