Search By Image (by Google) has been blocked for your protection.
- Why was it blocked?
- The Search By Image (by Google) extension causes very high CPU utilization during regular browsing, often damaging user experience significantly, in a way that is very difficult to associate with the extension.
Users who want to continue using the add-on regardless of its performance impact can enable it in the Add-ons Manager.
- Who is affected?
- All Firefox users who have this add-on installed.
- What does this mean?
Users are strongly encouraged to disable the problematic add-on or plugin, but may choose to continue using it if they accept the risks described.When Mozilla becomes aware of add-ons, plugins, or other third-party software that seriously compromises Firefox security, stability, or performance and meets certain criteria, the software may be blocked from general use. For more information, please read this support article.