Questions about security

How is Yandex.Browser protected?

Yandex.Browser uses its own integrated security system called Protect, which includes scanning downloaded files for viruses, blocking infected and fraudulent websites and shocking advertising, and securing Wi-Fi connections, user passwords, credit card data, and browser settings.

How can I turn on the family content filter?

You can’t do this directly in the browser.

How do I disable JavaScript support?

Note. By default, JavaScript support is enabled.

To prevent websites from using JavaScript:

  1. Click   → Settings.
  2. In the lower half of the Settings page, click Show advanced settings.
  3. In the Privacy section, click Content settings.
  4. In the JavaScript section, flip the switch to Do not allow JavaScript on any websites.