Security and Privacy Add-ons

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7 Add-ons in this Collection

Adblock Plus by Wladimir Palant

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 4,834 reviews

22,012,506 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).
Collector's Note The premiere ad-blocking software for use with Firefox.

NoScript Security Suite by Giorgio Maone

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 1,462 reviews

2,297,103 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.
Collector's Note The premiere script-blocking software for use with Firefox.

Element Hiding Helper for Adblock Plus by Wladimir Palant

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 435 reviews

879,308 users

Fight the text ads! Element Hiding Helper is a companion extension for Adblock Plus meant to make creating element hiding rules easier.
Collector's Note (To be used in conjunction with "Adblock Plus")

BetterPrivacy by IKRG

Rated 5 out of 5 stars 423 reviews

629,238 users

Remove or manage a new and uncommon kind of cookies, better known as LSO's.The BetterPrivacy safeguard offers various ways to handle Flash-cookies set by Google, YouTube, Ebay and others...

Latest updates: See bottom link 'version history'!
Collector's Note Take control of Flash cookies and DOM storage objects with BetterPrivacy.

HTTPS Everywhere by Electronic Frontier Foundation, EFF Technologists

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Rated 5 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

2,130 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 An excellent utility to force an HTTPS connection on a select number of common websites (Google, Facebook, Twitter, most of Amazon, Wikipedia, and a few others) Easy to use for non-technical users as you can just install and go without any further configuration, but more advanced users may be better off with Force-TLS/STS UI. [HTTPS Everywhere supports Firefox 3.5.x-4.x+].

Force-TLS by Sid Stamm

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 41 reviews

14,537 users

Force-TLS helps you manage sites that must be loaded over HTTPS only. Strict-Transport-Security is built into Firefox, but without a UI; this lets you import/export and manage these settings.
Collector's Note An excellent utility to force an HTTPS connection on user-defined websites. (It won't work everywhere, only on user-defined sites that also happen to support SSL). This add-on is geared towards power users, you may want to consider "HTTPS Everywhere" otherwise. [Force-TLS supports Firefox 3.5.x-3.6.x]

Beef Taco (Targeted Advertising Cookie Opt-Out) by jmhobbs

Rated 4 out of 5 stars 78 reviews

19,317 users

Sets permanent opt-out cookies to stop behavioral advertising for 100+ different advertising networks, including Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, all members of the Network Advertising Initiative, and many other companies.

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