For increased protection against infected and fraudulent websites even when using HTTPS, G DATA has recently developed additional web protection extensions for the Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome Internet browsers.
This article explains how to install the extensions.
Step 1: After installing your G DATA Antivirus Mac, you will be prompted to install the web protection extensions.
Alternatively, you can also open the settings in your G DATA Antivirus for Mac and click Web Protection.
The extension is available for the browsers Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.
Click INSTALL EXTENSION to add it to your browser.
Step 2: The selected browser will open and ask for your confirmation to install the extension.
Click Add or Add Extension to grant permission to install the extension.
The extension has been added to the browser and you can see the status "extension installed" in the settings of your G DATA product.
Your system is now optimally protected against infected and fraudulent websites, even if these sites are encrypted (HTTPS).