TrafficLight is a small, unobtrusive application which filters web traffic and blocks access to web pages which contain malware or phishing attempts in real-time. Because it is a stand-alone application, TrafficLight works with virtually any Windows-compatible browser. It even keeps look, feel and functionality consistent if you switch browsers and does not add a toolbar to your already-cluttered browser interface. Its interface remains invisible until your input is needed or it’s called up with a simple mouse gesture.
TrafficLight scans the pages you visit for malware and phishing attempts each and every time you access them to avoid the threat of legitimate but recently compromised websites. However, it won’t block an entire website if just some pages within are malicious. Only the potentially harmful elements are blocked, leaving you free to view the rest of the site if you so choose.
TrafficLight relies on intelligence provided by Bitdefender Cloud services to flag malware and phishing attempts in search results from Google or Bing. Not only that, but it also checks links in popular social network platforms and blocks them if they are suspect.
Microsoft Windows XP SP2, Windows Vista SP1, Windows 7
512 MB (Windows XP)
1 GB (Windows Vista and Windows 7)
Browsers: Internet Explorer 7+, Opera, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari