WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection

WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection

Stay safe while browsing the web with WOT, the best multi-platform security service with real-time alerts.

  • WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection
  • WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection
  • WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection
  • WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection
  • WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection
What is WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection?
WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection is an Edge add-on powered by a community of millions of users. This tool provides you with real-time alerts and website reputation checks, warning you of dangerous sites, scams, malware, phishing, and more. Using ratings and reviews from the user community along with its advanced algorithms, WOT gives you a color-coded indication about websites to support safe browsing. Enjoy the safety precaution it provides during shopping, social media activity, and other online activities.
Stats
Version: 4.0.14.40 (Last updated: 2022-11-21)
Creation date: 2021-12-06
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • contextMenus
  • http://www.mywot.com/*
  • http://api.mywot.com/*
  • https://api.mywot.com/*
  • webNavigation
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
  • See more
Size: 4.34M
Stats date:

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★★★★★ “Your new favorite add-on” - PCMag.com ★★★★★ "Excellent and free" - PCWorld ★★★★★ "One of my favorites" - USA Today

Ever wondered how to check if a website is safe? Get the community to do the website security checks for you. Join millions of people in the WOT online security community to protect yourself from online threats that only humans can detect. Stay protected with secure browsing while shopping and surfing by trust checking with this must-have addition to any antivirus solution (even if you don’t use one)!

How it Works ✔ WOT protects you while you browse, warning you when you visit dangerous sites, scams, malware, phishing, rogue web stores, dangerous links, and more ✔ Reputation icons are displayed next to search results, social media, email, and other popular sites to help you make informed decisions online -Red indicates potential danger -Yellow tells you to be careful -Green means it’s a safe website ✔ Website reputations are calculated by combining advanced algorithms with millions of user reviews

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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Edge Add-on Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Reliable website safety checker
  • Helpful in protecting against hacking and scams
  • Previously effective in maintaining internet security
Cons
  • Nagware and excessive requests for payment
  • Limited compatibility with search engines
  • User reports of inaccurate website safety ratings
Most mentioned
  • Nagware and requests for payment
  • Inaccurate website safety ratings
  • Limited compatibility with search engines
Recent reviews
Works very reliably, just do the opposite of what this addon tells you, if it says untrust worthy, be sure that it is ok. with the election season they will start blocking pages they don't like again.
by Murat, 2024-06-09

🫡
by MUAN, 2024-06-03

best
by hamidrz.khani, 2024-05-25
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Safety
Risk impact

WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection 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 WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

WOT Website Security & Privacy Protection has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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