File Security for Chrome v3.8.0 Release

Product Overview 

OPSWAT File Security for Chrome is a browser extension designed to give its users a safer web browsing experience by leveraging the power of MetaDefender Cloud. With features such as scanning your downloaded files and checking URLs to prevent users from navigating to dangerous websites, File Security for Chrome is a must-have browser extension, seamlessly integrating into your daily web browsing to make sure you are protected.

New In This Release

  • Safe URL: a new feature based on our Safe URL redirect API, checks all the URLs before opening a link. If the URL is reported as infected by MetaDefender Cloud, the extension will open a page to warn the user that the requested URL might pose a threat. This feature was designed to be very fast with minimal delays when opening web pages. It is however disabled by default, users will need to go to the chrome extension settings page and enable the free safe URL browsing experience provided by OPSWAT

Release Details

  • Product: File Security for Chrome
  • Release Date: 22 Aug 2019
  • Release Notes: 3.8.0

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