Alter the browser's built-in privacy settings in a toolbar popup
What is Privacy Settings?
'Privacy Settings' is a Chrome extension that provides a one-stop solution for managing browser's built-in privacy and security features. It allows users to manually adjust settings or choose from enhanced privacy, full privacy, or default modes. The extension offers protection across the network, services, and websites, guarding against potential threats like webRTC leakage to the first-party isolation and the control of cookies.
Privacy Settings extension keeps all the built-in privacy and security related settings in one place. Each setting has a description and you can alter it right from the extension's popup.
The extension offers the following modes:
- Manual: The user alters each setting
- Enhanced Privacy: Automatically change settings to protect the user's privacy while potential website brokage
- Full Privacy: Try to protect the user's privacy and security with maximum possible level.
- Default: Reset all the settings to the default values (factory reset)
This extension offers protection on the following categories:
It can protect the user from webRTC leakage to first party isolation. Also, it can alter how cookies work.
Privacy Settings is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.
Privacy Settings has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.
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