AVG Online Security

AVG Online Security

AVG Browser Security and web reputation plugin.

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What is AVG Online Security?
AVG Online Security is a web reputation plugin that provides AVG-powered security for your Google Chrome browser. It identifies and blocks phishing sites, shows user reviews, warns of untrustworthy sites, and protects your data while browsing online.
Stats
Users: 700,000+
Version: 21.1.1 (Last updated: 2024-05-30)
Creation date: 2020-06-04
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • activeTab
  • scripting
  • storage
  • alarms
  • declarativeNetRequest
  • declarativeNetRequestFeedback
Host permissions:
  • https://*/*
  • http://*/*
Size: 2.87M
Stats date:

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Summary

AVG Browser Security - web reputation plugin AVG-powered security for your Google Chrome browser.

Browse without worry or fear with AVG in your corner. We’ll check every site you visit, from Facebook to your bank, to ensure nothing puts you or your data at risk. We stop phishing attacks, show user reviews, and warn you if a site is deemed untrustworthy by our community of 400 million.

• Identifies and blocks phishing sites trying to steal your data • See how website has been rated by a growing community of 400 million users • Easily check the rating of any website just by hovering over the link • Warns you when you’re visiting websites with bad reputations • If you have AVG Secure Browser installed, we’ll open it automatically when you shop or bank online to help protect your data • Blocks annoying tracking cookies that collect data on your browsing activities

By installing this extension to your browser, you confirm you read and agree to AVG's Privacy Policy (https://www.avg.com/privacy) and End User License Agreement (https://www.avg.com/eula) which govern your download and use of the selected product.

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User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Effective protection
  • Helpful and responsive customer service
  • Improved PC performance
Cons
  • Blocking access to legitimate sites
  • Pushy in favor of its own products
  • Data collection concerns
Most mentioned
  • Effective protection
  • Customer service
  • Improved PC performance
  • Blocking access to legitimate sites
  • Data collection concerns
Recent reviews
Jestem bezpieczny ☺
by Maks N Maks N, 2024-06-17

its not letting me play all my facebook games which have played for years

Was a great product but the extension has blocked access to legitimate sites like amazon and ebay. Will be uninstalling as Its too In favour of It's own products, too pushy.
by Matt Matt, 2024-06-08
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Safety
Risk impact

AVG Online Security 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 AVG Online Security if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

AVG Online Security has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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