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Old 11-10-2012, 06:24 PM   #1
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Do you think these add-ons are really necessary

Hello. Usually i use Firefox. I was religious about using two extensions, noscript and privacy suit. Recently i've been using Midori, and i like it quite a bit. Midori has the ability to block scripts but because it doesn't have exceptions, it makes some websites i visit like Facebook unusable, so that's a nogo at the moment.
Being religious about them two extensions on Firefox, and having almost no knowledge on securing a computer, i feel a little vunrable without them add-ons.

You guys that actually know what you're doing, do you think these extensions are necessary, and is it fine to not use them?
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The more steps you take to limit your exposure the better. I also like to use https everywhere and a good hosts file.
Old 11-10-2012, 08:34 PM   #3
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For security I use NoScript, AdBlock Plus, and Redirect Remover.

While all of this is personal preference I am happy with those 3, I might try out Privacy Suite oneday though.


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