Here’s why you’ll probably want to turn off browser autofill
January 18, 2017
Test your browser HERE: if you're vulnerable, the test page will show you what information is revealed and also includes a link in your browser taking you to where you can turn autofill OFF.
Here’s how to turn off autofill:
- In Chrome: Settings/Show Advanced Settings/Passwords and Forms, and unclick Enable Autofill to fill out Web forms.
- In Opera: Settings/Privacy & Security/Autofill and uncheck the box.
- In Safari: Preferences/Autofill tab/ and uncheck the appropriate boxes.
- In Firefox (though this shouldn’t be as necessary): Options/Privacy. In the Firefox will: menu, uncheck Remember search and form history.