- Privacy, simplified. Protect your data as you search and browse.
- Permissions are to dam hidden trackers lurking everywhere.
- DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials (this Chrome extension) does far more than simply private search!
- We’ll block hidden trackers we detect on the sites you visit.
- We’ll also take you to encrypted versions of web sites when possible.
- These private browsing features require extra permissions, though work solely on your local device.
- Tired of being tracked online? we will help. At DuckDuckGo, we believe online privacy should be simple.
- DuckDuckGo Privacy Essentials comes full of best-in-class privacy essentials and makes browsing in Chrome even faster.
- Escape Online Tracking – automatically block hidden third-party trackers we will find lurking on websites you visit, which stops the businesses behind those trackers from collecting and selling your data.
- Search Privately – our private program comes built-in so you’ll search the web without being tracked.
- Enforce Encryption – force sites to use an encrypted (HTTPS) connection where available, protecting your data from prying eyes, like from unwanted snoopers and Internet service providers.
- Decode Privacy – each site you visit gets a Privacy Grade (A-F) so you’ll see how protected you’re at a look , and you’ll even probe the small print to ascertain who we caught trying to trace you.