Firefox Prompts for "Trend Micro" Extension Installation

When launching Firefox on a Xavier-issued PC, you may be prompted to install the Trend Micro Osprey extension. Firefox, by default, will ask permission if a new Firefox extension attempts to install itself.

The Osprey extension is used by Trend Micro to protect you from malicious websites. You are receiving this prompt because some of Trend Micro's components were updated. The extension is legitimate; installing it will increase your level of protection while using Firefox.

If you encounter this installation prompt, simply check the box to permit installation, and click on Continue:

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Article ID: 421
Created
Thu 2/9/17 9:44 AM
Modified
Thu 2/9/17 9:47 AM