Protect toolbar

Yandex.Browser uses a multifaceted security system called Protect. Information about how Protect handles elements is displayed in a special toolbar. In addition to being informative, the Protect toolbar gives you quick access to your settings so that you can use the internet safely and conveniently.

Manage security settings

For your convenience, a few general security settings that apply to all sites at all times are included in the Protect toolbar. To change these settings:

  1. In the right part of the SmartBox, click any Protect toolbar icon.
  2. From the window that opens in the Security settings section, select the appropriate options:

Tip. You can also turn Turbo mode and Wi-Fi protection on or off in the Protect toolbar. Your changes will remain active until you restart your browser.

Remaining security settings and handling rules for website elements can be found under the following: