Pirate's Choice

by Carlo v. Loesch

13 Add-ons in this Collection

Adblock Plus by Wladimir Palant

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 5,520 reviews

14,560,141 users

Blocks annoying video ads on YouTube, Facebook ads, banners and much more.

Adblock Plus blocks all annoying ads, and supports websites by not blocking unobtrusive ads by default (configurable).

NoScript Security Suite by Giorgio Maone

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 1,577 reviews

1,763,854 users

The best security you can get in a web browser!
Allow active content to run only from sites you trust, and protect yourself against XSS and Clickjacking attacks.

Ghostery by Ghostery

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 1,481 reviews

1,014,698 users

Increase your browsing privacy, protection, and speed.

HTTPS Everywhere by EFF Technologists

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 204 reviews

361,938 users

Encrypt the web! HTTPS Everywhere is a Firefox extension to protect your communications by enabling HTTPS encryption automatically on sites that are known to support it, even when you type URLs or follow links that omit the https: prefix.
Collector's Note Sometimes enforcing https is better than just using http, but beware, https can help the server keep track of who you are (TLS session id can be abused like a cookie)

User Agent Switcher by chrispederick

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 276 reviews

233,094 users

The User Agent Switcher extension adds a menu and a toolbar button to switch the user agent of a browser.

BetterPrivacy-signed by IKRG

Control a new, trickier kind of cookie, better known as an LSO or Flash cookie. The BetterPrivacy safeguard offers various ways to handle Flash-cookies created by webpages with the help of your Flash plug-in...

Flashblock by Philip Chee

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 1,140 reviews

225,362 users

Never be annoyed by a Flash animation again! Blocks Flash so it won't get in your way, but if you want to see it, just click on...

RefControl by James Abbatiello

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 171 reviews

63,275 users

Control what gets sent as the HTTP Referer on a per-site basis.

RequestPolicy by Justin Samuel

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 205 reviews

15,866 users

Be in control of which cross-site requests are allowed. Improve the privacy of your browsing by not letting other sites know your browsing habits. Secure yourself from Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) and other attacks.

Redirect Remover by BetterBrowser

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 136 reviews

6,992 users

Removes Redirects like http://redirectremover.mozdev.org/?www.mozilla.org from Links and Images

Certificate Patrol by Carlo v. Loesch, tg(x), others

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 77 reviews

5,454 users

Your browser trusts many certification authorities and intermediate sub-authorities quietly, every time you enter an HTTPS web site. This add-on reveals when certificates are updated, so you can ensure it was a legitimate change.

Perspectives by perspectives-cmu, dschaefer

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 43 reviews

2,483 users

Connect securely to https websites by checking certificates with network notaries. See http://www.perspectives-project.org

No FB Tracking by Guillaume.Lakano

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 4 reviews

0 users

Prevent FaceBook(tm) to known the websites you visits.
Collector's Note If it doesn't work, there's also a trick to make NoScript do this.. but it's more complicated.

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