Browser Protect / bProtector (malware) has been blocked for your protection.
- Why was it blocked?
- This extension is malicious and is installed under false pretenses, causing problems for many Firefox users. Note that this is not the same BrowserProtect extension that is listed on our add-ons site. That one is safe to use.
- Who is affected?
- All Firefox users who have this extension installed.
- What does this mean?
The problematic add-on or plugin will be automatically disabled and no longer usable.When Mozilla becomes aware of add-ons, plugins, or other third-party software that seriously compromises Firefox security, stability, or performance and meets certain criteria, the software may be blocked from general use. For more information, please read this support article.