Protected Search

Protected Search

Keep your search history private with Protected Search: the anonymous search engine and privacy tool.

Protected Search
What is Protected Search?
Protected Search helps you keep your searches private by redirecting you to an anonymous results page. It prevents popular search engines from tying your personal information to your search history. Your privacy is safe with Protected Search.
Stats
This extension was removed from Chrome Web Store on 2024-04-20
By: Unknown
Users: 31
Version: 1.3.3 (Last updated: 2016-09-15)
Creation date: 2016-09-13
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: High risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • *://*/
  • storage
  • privacy
Size: 27.79K
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Summary

Protected Search helps you keep your searches private.

Adding the Protected Search extension to Chrome protects your privacy by detecting searches that could be tracked in a way that can be tied to your personal information and then re-directing you to a private, anonymous results page at http://protectedsearch.net.

Prevents popular search engines including Google, Bing, Ask, Yahoo and Baidu from tying your personal information to your search history.

Your privacy is safe with Protected Search.

End User License Agreement: http://protectedsearch.net/terms

Safety
Risk impact

Protected Search 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 extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Protected Search if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Protected Search may not be trust-worthy. Avoid installing if possible unless you really trust this publisher.

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