Comodo Dragon Browser: Here’s what you need to know

Milan Stanojevic
by Milan Stanojevic
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  • Comodo is a well-known security company, and in addition to antivirus software, they are also developing web browsers.
  • Comodo Dragon Browser is one of the browsers from Comodo, and today we’re going to analyze it and see what it can offer.
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Comodo Dragon Browser

Comodo is a known antivirus developer, but the company has released its own browser called Comodo DragonBrowser.

In today’s article, we’re going to take a closer look at the Dragon Browser and see what it can offer to its users.

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What is Comodo Dragon Browser and should I use it?

1. What is the Dragon Browser?

Comodo Dragon web browser

Comodo Dragon Browser is developed by the Comodo antivirus company and it’s based on the Chromium engine.

The browser has SiteInspector malware scanning technology that will protect you against online threats. It’s worth mentioning that the browser also has a built-in Secure DNS service.

The Dragon Browser is similar to Chrome, and if you ever used Chrome, you’ll feel comfortable with its user interface.

As for privacy, there are various privacy enhancements available that will make your browsing experience more secure.

Comodo Dragon can also block tracking cookies, and thanks to the Domain Validation technology you can easily detect weak SSL certificates.

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2. Should I use Comodo Dragon Browser?

Comodo Dragon offers some good security ideas, but it lacks other features that browsers have such as Opera.

Opera browser for Windows 10 Desktop

Opera is also based on Chromium, it’s easy to use, and it fully supports Chrome extensions. The browser has tracking protection, so it will block all tracking scripts and cookies.

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By doing so, your webpage loading time will decrease. For additional security, there’s protection against crypto-miners as well.

Opera’s highlight is its VPN, and the browser offers free and unlimited VPN to all its users for an extra layer of protection.

As for other features, the browser has advanced tab management, support for workflows, built-in instant messenger, and Instagram integration.

We also believe that the user interface is much nicer in Opera than Comodo’s Dragon.

Opera

Opera

Superior browsing experience, fast and customizable. Opera deserves to be your default browser instead of Comodo Dragon.

Comodo Dragon Browser offers some interesting features in terms of security, but in our opinion, it lags behind other browsers in terms of usability and features.

FAQ: Learn more about Comodo

  • What is Comodo Dragon on my computer?

Comodo Dragon is a web browser developed by an antivirus company called Comodo.

  • Is Comodo Dragon browser safe?

Users reported that Comodo Dragon Browser has certain security issues, so you might be better using a more secure browser such as Opera.

  • Is Comodo trusted?

Yes, Comodo has developed solid software in the past and it’s generally a reliable company.

  • Is Comodo IceDragon safe?

Comodo IceDragon offers solid features, and it’s generally safe, but it’s might not be as safe as other web browsers.

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in June 2020 and has been since revamped and updated in August 2020 for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.

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