Aura adds new proactive protection features to protect consumers online

Smart Security Platform includes new features that secure online accounts, enable private web browsing and prevent unwanted emails

BOSTON, September 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Will have, the leader in intelligent consumer security, today announced that new proactive features have been added to its platform to protect people online and ensure threats are blocked before they do. have an impact on finances, identities or accounts. These features work together to secure potentially risky online accounts, protect online privacy while browsing, and help prevent spam clogging inboxes.

This comes at a time when most forms of online crime are at an all-time high. According to the FBI’s 2021 IC3 report, phishing attacks increased by 182% since 2019. Phishing often leads to data loss, account hacking and takeover, financial and identity fraud, and more. With Aura’s enhanced capabilities, consumers have peace of mind as they are protected from malicious phishing links, as well as third-party trackers who want to collect, sell and use online behavior information.

“The online safety and privacy of individuals and their families is of growing concern to Americans as innocent people lose billions of dollars each year to online crime,” said Hari Ravichandran, founder and CEO of Aura. “By continually adding new protections to Aura’s intelligent security platform, we can protect people from new and evolving threats to their digital security.”

New and improved features are available through Aura’s browser extension and include:

  • Anti-tracking: Block site trackers who want to collect information about you and your family’s online activity
  • Masking emails: Generate email aliases to hide your real email address to prevent unwanted or spam emails and reduce your exposure to data breaches
  • Improved Safe Browsing: Using AI technology, Aura automatically blocks you from accessing malicious sites that can steal your personal and financial information, such as malware and phishing sites.
  • Ad blocking: Browse the web without pop-up ads

These accompany existing smart security features in Aura’s browser extension, including Aura’s password manager. Aura’s password manager takes proactive protection a step further with automatic password changing that notifies users of weak, reused, or compromised passwords and automatically updates credentials on certain passwords. websites with just one click.

The new features announced today are currently available to all Aura customers through its browser extension on Chrome, FireFox, and Edge.

About Aura

Aura, the leader in intelligent security solutions, provides all-in-one digital protection for consumers. We understand that each individual’s online security needs are unique and require a customized solution. By bringing security, privacy, and parental controls together in one intelligent platform, Aura makes adaptive and proactive digital security accessible to everyone. Visit www.aura.com.

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