Referrer Switch

Referrer Switch

Adds a button to the toolbar to enable / spoof / disable sending referer header.

What is Referrer Switch?
Referrer Switch is a Firefox add-on that allows you to easily enable, spoof, or disable sending the referer header. Take control of your browsing privacy and protect your online activity with this powerful tool. By spoofing the referer header, you can maintain your anonymity and prevent websites from tracking your previous visits. Enable or disable the referer header with a simple click of the button added to your toolbar. With Referrer Switch, you have the power to protect your privacy while browsing the web.
Stats
Users: 209 ▲ 5
Rating: 4.46 (13)
Version: 0.3 (Last updated: 2018-05-16)
Creation date: 2017-10-08
Weekly download count: 6
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • storage
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • <all_urls>
Size: 8.16K
URLs: Website
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Summary

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Safety
Risk impact

Referrer Switch 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 Referrer Switch if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Referrer Switch has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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