Impero Backdrop

Impero Backdrop

Provides classroom management, learning support and student safeguarding.

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What is Impero Backdrop?

Impero Backdrop is an innovative Chrome extension that connects ChromeOS devices to Impero's cloud-based classroom management solution. It enables teachers to deliver, monitor and control digital learning in real time, on any device. It equips educators with features such as locking device screens, disabling internet access, sending direct messages, launching websites, managing tabs, and broadcast screens. Moreover, it plays a crucial role in student safeguarding, by monitoring typed and viewed words against a list of keywords.

Stats
Users: 254,803
Version: 3.0.116 (Last updated: 2024-03-01)
Creation date: 2020-09-02
Risk impact: Very high risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • <all_urls>
  • activeTab
  • enterprise.deviceAttributes
  • storage
  • tabs
  • desktopCapture
  • webNavigation
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • unlimitedStorage
  • See more
Size: 3.12M
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Summary
Analyze keywords

Allows ChromeOS devices to connect to Impero’s cloud-based classroom management solution supporting all major operating systems. Enable teachers to deliver digital learning anywhere, on any device. Supported features:

Real-time monitoring - see device activity in real time Send message - send a direct one way message to the device Launch website - open a web site on the device automatically Lock screen - lock the screen of the app Disable internet - disable internet access inside the app Restrict browsing - enforce allow and block website lists Tab management - view open browser tabs lists and close open tabs Broadcast Screen - Broadcast teacher and student screens to the class

Key monitoring - Monitors typed words and sends captures to Backdrop if keywords are found Viewed words - Monitors viewed words in the Impero browser and sends captures to Backdrop if keywords are found

This application is for Impero Classroom & Wellbeing, not Impero Education Pro or Impero Edlink.

User reviews
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Pros
  • Makes it easy to engage students while they are on devices and hold students accountable for online choices
Cons
  • Invasion of privacy
  • Unusable, slows device and decreases WIFI speeds
  • Potentially risky as personal data like social security and credit card credentials are accessible
Most mentioned
  • Invasion of privacy
  • Slows down device
  • Easy workaround
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Safety
Risk impact

Impero Backdrop is very risky to use and it requires a lot of sensitive permissions. Avoid installing this extension unless you absolutely trust this publisher.

Risk likelihood

Impero Backdrop is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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