This article covers how to block the potentially dangerous websites on Google Chrome while using Linux Mint 20. In fact, you can prevent yourself from all the harms associated with visiting such websites.
Use the URL blocklist and allowlist to:
- Allow access to all URLs except the ones you block—Use the blocklist to prevent users from visiting certain websites, while allowing them access to the rest of the web.
- Block access to all URLs except the ones you allow—Use the blocklist to block access to all URLs. Then, use the allowlist to allow access to a limited list of URLs.
- Define exceptions to very restrictive blocklists—Use the blocklist to block access to all URLs. Then, use the allowlist to let users access certain schemes, subdomains of other domains, ports, or specific paths.
- Allow Chrome browser to open apps—Allow specific external protocol handlers so that Chrome browser can automatically open certain apps.