written by: Donna Buenaventura•edited by: Aaron R.•updated: 6/21/2010
Add-ons for web browser are useful to help protect your computer and personal information against malware, fraudsters and hackers. In this article, we'll list the top browser add-ons for Firefox, Internet Explorer and Opera browsers.
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Browser add-ons are programs or plug-ins for Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera or other web browsers. Some browser add-ons are offered by another program by bundling the add-on in their installer. It is recommended to de-select any add-ons that you don't need. Only use the programs or plugins that you want.
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Top Browser Add-ons for Firefox and Opera
Web of Trust - It's the same as with Internet Explorer. Use WOT in addition to the built-in malware/fraud protection in Firefox browser. You can also rate a site to help other WOT users avoid visiting malicious website.