Lightbeam is a Firefox browser extension that uses interactive visualizations to show you the relationships between third parties and the sites you visit.

What is Lightbeam?
Lightbeam is an add-on for the Firefox browser, designed to improve your web browsing experience and data security. Using interactive visualizations, it provides a clear picture of the relationships between third parties and the sites you browse. It is an essential tool for anyone keen to understand these hidden connections and enhance their online privacy.
By: chikl
Users: 3,549 ▲ 24
Rating: 5.00 (9)
Version: 2.4.2 (Last updated: 2024-04-04)
Creation date: 2022-05-04
Weekly download count: 163
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • webRequest
  • <all_urls>
  • tabs
  • cookies
  • storage
  • downloads
  • privacy
Size: 872.86K
URLs: Website
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Risk impact

Lightbeam is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Lightbeam if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Lightbeam is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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