Getting hacked is the nightmare you want to avoid in the digital world. What if there was a feature that could warn us from attacks? Hack Extension is one of the tools that is available and we will be talking about it in this piece.
Generally by searching the web you put yourself at risk but there is no NOT using the internet theses days. The thing we can do is to avoid suspicious content, files, and websites. But what if we have an account on a company’s server and they get hacked? Knowing that your data is at risk can help you take evasive actions like not logging into your account. But once you’re in you find yourself at the mercy of the attacker taking control over the server. What if there was a way to be warned before we got stuck?
Google Chrome security extensions try to help us with a free and secure experience on the internet. Google Chrome has lunched another extension in this manner that does the warning. This hack extension is called HackNotice. Here in this article we will tell you more about this hack extension and how to use it.
Hack Extension: HackNotice
It is common that a site you have an account and data on is the target of hackers attack. Reasonably you would want to know if your data is at risk. Moreover you don’t want to endanger your current computer at risk as well. HackNotice can help you with that. This extension is available free of charge on Android, iOS, and web.
This hack extension will help you know if the website you are checking has been hacked or not. HackNotice works in real-time giving you instant warning. Additionally it shows you steps when you face a disturbed site to avoid any probable dangers. The guideline aids you reduce hack risks of identity leaks.
To add to its service, this hack extension records and saves historical data of 20,000 hack notices of ten years. This option makes it easier for the extension to help you avoid future dangerous content and websites.
How to Use HackNotice Extension on Chrome
The installation and activation of the extension may seem a little hard for some. Here we will go through this process step by step for Google Chrome.
Time needed: 5 minutes.
Follow these steps to add and activate the HackNotice extension in Google Chrome.
- Find the Extension
Search the name HackNotice on Google Chrome extension search. Or click on HackNotice here .
- Add to Chrome
Click on “Add to Chrome”
- Add the Extension
Choose “Add Extension”.
- The Icon
The icon shows up on the top right corner on your Chrome. Click on the icon to open the menu.
- Sign Up – Part I
Choose “step 1” to sign up for the extension.
- Sign Up – Part II
Go on the icon and click it to open the menu. Choose the step 2 to activate the extension.
- Activation Key
You will be directed to this page. If it did not happen to to “Activate Extension” on the left side menu. There is a Key on the bottom. Copy the activation Key. Go on the top right icon and open the menu and paste the Key and then click on “submit”.
There will be a confirmation that your extension is active on the icon menu like the picture below.