Cocoon just got better! Though Cocoon has always protected you from unauthorized downloaded files that may contain viruses or malware, Cocoon will now be actively scanning for viruses on all downloads and will block any infected files.
This platform is updated multiple times per day with hundreds of thousands of malware signatures sampled daily. With the ability to keep bad Internet files away from your hard drive and computer, your system remains safe from malicious files.
With the added security of an enterprise-grade virus scanning solution that utilizes high-performance multi-threaded scanning to detect online viruses, malware, Trojans and other threats, Cocoon anti-virus scanning adds an extra layer of protection to complement a safe-browsing experience for all our users.
In a nutshell: Cocoon acts as a virtual firewall to keep the bad guys and their malicious bag of Internet threats away from your computer. With an additional layer of anti-virus protection; Cocoon will alert you and stop harmful or malicious files from downloading to your computer.
Traditional anti-virus solutions deal with the problem after it has reached your computer. The Cocoon solution is to stop the problem before it reaches your computer.
At Cocoon we protect you from downloading malware onto your computer. We keep the Web from touching your computer and prevent automatic drive-by-downloads too. Our servers and our software do the browsing for you, strip out all the bad stuff, and simply deliver the Internet content you were looking for in the first place.
Cocoon currently supports Firefox versions 3.6.3 – 5.0.1, under Windows 7, XP and Vista, Mac OS X.4 or newer, and most modern Linux systems.
What people are saying:
CNET: “Cocoon looks like a serious contender for one of the best add-ons of the year.”
ExtremeTech: “Cocoon is a brilliant idea — and like most sparks of brilliance, it’s also simple.”
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