SafeBrowsing Client?

Parko gpar3554 at
Sun Mar 4 20:07:18 UTC 2012

On Mon, 05 Mar 2012 01:50:56 +1100, GaryT wrote:

> Hi folks Pray tell, what is a safebrowsing client and what would be a
> typical association with the big "G".
> My browser (Firefox) has several safebrowsing URLs in the config file
> and I fail to see the relationship between that and web searches.
> Does it identify me as a safe user and it's okay to search for me? OR
> Could it mean that I've been "had" somewhere along the way?
> Or, is it simply a means of keeping track of my activities?
> Does anyone really understand these things?
> Thanks GaryT

I think its pretty benign.

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