Security

Five Chrome extensions for safer browsing

Boost Chrome security with these five add-ons

Google Chrome is my browser of choice. Its lightning fast rendering engine, incredible extension system, and cross-platform nature make it a winner. But is it secure?

Unfortunately, in today's world of too much information and too many nefarious users sniffing about, adding security to any browser is a must.

Here are five extensions that will make your Chrome browsing experience is much safer. Each can be found in the Chrome Web Store and are a single click away from installation.

Note: This gallery is also available as an article.


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By Jack Wallen

Jack Wallen is an award-winning writer for TechRepublic, The New Stack, and Linux New Media. He's covered a variety of topics for over twenty years and is an avid promoter of open source. For more news about Jack Wallen, visit his website jackwallen....