My Favorite Firefox Security Add-On, NoScript

Security pro’s have been advising people to “stay away from dangerous websites.” I agree that pornography, game cheat codes, and file sharing sites are probably more dangerous than CNN but you can also get infected from a malicious advertisement appearing on CNN or any “legitimate” site. Turning off scripting, the most likely source of malware, is an important step.  It is simple to do.

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/noscript/

Once you install NoScript, view this video which explains how to use it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sAxZS5SKOyA

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About infoguardianangel
The consumer and corporate information guardian angel. Cybersecurity and privacy advice for my clients (and anyone else who cares about protecting their data or their companies).

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