10. Browsing the Web Securely

  1. Joe Kissell

Published Online: 1 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118257739.ch10

Mac® Security Bible

Mac® Security Bible

How to Cite

Kissell, J. (2009) Browsing the Web Securely, in Mac® Security Bible, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118257739.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470474198

Online ISBN: 9781118257739

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Keywords:

  • browsing;
  • web securely;
  • SSL;
  • software;
  • downloads

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Challenges of Secure Browsing

  • Using SSL Encryption

  • Keeping Form Information Safe

  • Protecting Yourself from Harmful Downloads

  • Protecting Yourself from Phishing Schemes

  • Covering Your Browsing Tracks

  • Browsing Anonymously

  • Blocking Ads, Pop-up Windows, and Flash

  • Blocking Other Undesirable Content

  • Summary