Using the Trend Micro Toolbar of Antivirus for Mac
The Trend Micro Toolbar works with your web browsers to warn you about security risks with the websites you visit.
By default, Trend Micro Toolbar is automatically enabled after installing Antivirus for Mac
- Click the Chrome Web Store icon below to find the Trend Micro Toolbar in the webstore.
- The webstore will open in a new tab. Click the Add to Chrome button to download the Trend Micro Toolbar.
If the button says "Added to Chrome" instead of "Add to Chrome" it means that the Trend Micro Toolbar is already installed.
- Click Add when the Confirm New Extension window appears.A notification saying "Trend Micro Toolbar has been added to Chrome" will appear.
By default, Trend Micro Toolbar is automatically added after installing Antivirus for Mac. You just need to enable it.
- Open Mozilla Firefox.
- Click on the Mozilla Firefox Menu button.
- Click on the Trend Micro Toolbar for Mac.
- Click on the Enable button.
Trend Micro Toolbar for Mac will now be enabled on your Mozilla Firefox browser.
See the location of the Trend Micro Toolbar on these browsers:
- Trend Micro Toolbar in Safari
- Trend Micro Toolbar in Google Chrome.
- Trend Micro Toolbar in Mozilla Firefox
These are the features of the Trend Micro Toolbar and how it works:
Trend Micro Toolbar Page Rating
Trend Micro Toolbar rates links on the results of popular search engines.
Trend Micro Toolbar rates links on any webpage you visit. Hover the mouse over the link and the rating will appear.
Trend Micro Toolbar rates links on the Social Networking Sites to keep you safe from security risks. These are the following supported websites:
- Sina Weibo
Trend Micro Fraud Buster
When you open an email message from a supported webmail service, Fraud Buster can automatically scan the content for phishing links or scams.
For more information, you may refer to this Knowledge Base article: Using the Fraud Buster feature of Antivirus for Mac.
The table below lists the rating provided by the Trend Micro Toolbar:
|Safe||Trend Micro considers this page safe. It does not pose a risk to your security.|
|Suspicious||Trend Micro has found that this page could pose a security risk. Avoid the site if possible, or exercise caution if you do open it.|
|Dangerous||Trend Micro has identified this page as dangerous. It may contain hidden malicious software, or shows signs of involvement in "phishing," a kind of fraud in which fake websites mimic legitimate ones to steal information.|
|Blocked||You have decided to block this page.|
|Trusted||You have decided to trust this page, but Trend Micro has not confirmed this rating.|
|Untested||Trend Micro has not yet tested this page. It may use an unsupported protocol (something other than HTTP).|
|No Response||Unable to contact the page rating system. Check your Internet connection and proxy server settings.|