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Privacy Firefox flips on default DNS over HTTPS to encrypt Internet traffic at the source

Mozilla has announced that its Firefox browser has begun to roll out encrypted DNS over HTTPS by default for all users in the U.S., a major step in the push to fully encrypt all Internet traffic...

Privacy Firefox just gave every user in America a major privacy boost

If you’re a Firefox user, probably one of the main reasons you’re using it is for the privacy factor. Unlike the world’s most popular browser, Google’s Chrome, Firefox works hard to protect as much...

Privacy Firefox enables network privacy feature for users in US

DNS over HTTPS, or DOH, is designed to thwart a major way ISPs can track your online behavior. Mozilla has begun enabling a Firefox privacy feature for everyone in the US that should make it harder...

Privacy How to delete your saved passwords on a Firefox browser, so no one can log in using your data

You can delete saved passwords on Firefox at any time via the "Privacy & Security" menu. You may want to delete passwords from Firefox if they're no longer relevant, or you share the computer...

Privacy How to use Firefox’s tools to protect your privacy while browsing

Like many of today’s browsers, Firefox has been making changes to try to answer its users’ call for more online privacy. This includes blocking third-party trackers by default as well as a VPN it ...

Privacy How Chrome, Edge and Firefox protect your privacy

Likewise, most modern browsers have taken steps to reduce or eliminate fingerprinting, which is the practice of combining telltale signs such as a browser's User Agent, tracking cookies, and HTML5 ...

Privacy Firefox will let users delete collected data thanks to California's new privacy law

Mozilla, maker of the Firefox web browser, says it's giving all users more control of their own data. The change is spurred by the California Consumer Privacy Act, or CCPA, which went into effect...

Privacy Mozilla: All Firefox users get California's CCPA privacy rights to delete personal data

Mozilla has announced that it's rolling out changes under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) to all Firefox users worldwide. The CCPA, known as America's toughest privacy legislation, came ...

Privacy Firefox at 15: its rise, fall, and privacy-first renaissance

Mozilla’s browser debuted on November 9, 2004, and became a phenom before losing ground to Chrome. Now it’s doubling down on user privacy and autonomy. There’s a good chance you are reading this in...

Privacy Latest Firefox browser shows who's tracking you, because we all care about privacy now

If you're serious about protecting your information online, Firefox and its collection of privacy tools can guard your personal data as you browse websites. By default now, Mozilla's Firefox web ...

Privacy Firefox will warn you about data breaches

As of yesterday, users can download Firefox version 70, which comes with a built-in warning system, in case your login or password credentials were stolen in a data breach. Firefox has a built-in ...

Privacy Mozilla's Firefox 70 is out: Privacy reports reveal whose cookies are tracking you

Firefox 70 offers users some insight into how frequent online tracking occurs in its new privacy report, which is accessible by clicking the browser's new shield icon next to the HTTPS padlock...

Privacy Mozilla ramps up privacy in Firefox 70 with a new report on cookie tracking and data breaches

Alongside overhauling the guts of Firefox under project Quantum, Mozilla has focussed on differentiating Firefox through security and privacy features, such as the Firefox Monitor data breach alert...

Privacy Chrome and Firefox will now alert you about data breaches involving your accounts

Mozilla has launched Firefox 70 for Windows, Mac, and Linux with new features such as social tracking protection, a Privacy Protections report, and a native data breach notification service for...

Privacy Latest Firefox Brings Privacy Protections Front and Center

TAIPEI, Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, Mozilla's Firefox has been pushing to build privacy-centric features in products that are on by default. With this move, Firefox is taking the ...

Privacy Firefox 70 adds privacy reports, letting you track the trackers

While Google struggles to strike a balance between privacy and protecting its massive revenue stream from online advertising with Chrome, Mozilla continues to prioritize a privacy-first approach in...

Privacy You can keep track of how often you're tracked online with Firefox Privacy Protection

The reports from Firefox Privacy Protection include three key types of data that are fully outlined in a blog post by Mozilla. See how many times Enhanced Tracking Protection blocks an attempt to...

Privacy Firefox gets personalized privacy reports

Privacy protection is on by default, in the ‘standard’ setting, so you don’t have to do anything special to protect yourself. If you want to tinker with the settings, though, and don’t mind it if...

Privacy Firefox Turns the Table on Online Trackers

We respect your privacy, time, and attention. You deserve better. For Firefox, this is business as usual. And we extend this philosophy to how we protect you from others online.” You can access ...

Privacy Mozilla Adding Privacy-Focused Translation to Firefox

not only is user privacy preserved but it also bodes well for speed of translations as there's no waiting for a server to respond with the results. It also opens the way for translation services in...