Posts Tagged ‘Privacy Guard’

Privacy Guard for Chrome Assigns Risk Categories to Extensions and Apps

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

I only use a couple of extensions myself so I don’t really need Privacy Guard … but if I ever come to a point where I’m using more than two extensions, I’ll probably check it out.

It is quite difficult to keep an overview over extension and app permissions in the Chrome browser, especially if you have installed several. While you can look up permissions of individual extensions by opening chrome://extensions and clicking on the permissions link next to each extension, it is not really helpful if you want a quick overview of all apps or extensions installed in the browser.