Is my browser making an effort to keep my system safe and my online behavior private? This is usually not the first question we ask ourselves when we choose our default browser. But maybe it should be.
These days, threats to your privacy and security come at your from all angles, but browser-based attacks such as malvertising, drive-by downloads, adware, tracking, and rogue apps make going online and conducting a search a little more dangerous. Therefore, it’s important take note of what browsers are doing to shore up their defenses—and what you can do to optimize them.
This article is by Pieter Arntz
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