Early build Chrome browser displays security information websites




Google has an early build of its Chrome browser added extensive information about website security. Users can see which encryption is used, both the website being visited and externally loaded content.

Ilya Grigorik who works at Google as a developer, announced the new functionality to a post on the social network Google+. The security feature is in a so-called Canary build of Chrome browser; a channel that uses the Internet giant to release test versions of its software.

The new Chrome developer build, users in the panel to see an extra cup. This new protection panel displays or the website that the user visits is secured with a valid encryption certificate. Also from other sites whose content is displayed on the Web page, for instance, ad network, is shown what about the security of the connection.

With the new feature Google will give more insight into the security of the websites visited. When the panel Chrome builds for the general public is not yet clear; No further information on this is provided.


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