Detect Safe Browsing

At Horizon Bank the security and safety of our online banking clients is our top priority. Cyber thieves are always looking for ways to gain access to other people's accounts. That's why we are pleased to provide our customers with Detect Safe Browsing. This free software runs in the background but does not replace the Anti-virus or Malware software you already use. It is simply an extra layer of protection to help avoid becoming a victim to online fraud. 

What is Detect Safe Browsing, and why is it important?

Detect Safe Browsing is an innovative tool created to help protect the final users from the electronic fraud types commonly used on the Internet.

Within the protection capabilities of the application, you will find a connection analysis and system-scanning feature. Such scanning identifies three possible attacks:


  • Malware: Software that is intended to damage or disable computers and computer systems.
  • Phishing: Website impersonation performed by a non-authorized third party to get confidential information for criminal purposes.
  • Pharming: The fraudulent practice of directing Internet users to a bogus website that mimics the appearance of a legitimate one, in order to obtain personal information such as passwords, account numbers, etc.

In the event that your device does become infected with malware, Detect Safe Browsing will"

  • notify you of the infection via pop-up messaging.
  • list what online processes have been blocked. 
  • allow you to continue to visit your protected Horizon Bank's online banking in order to complete your activity.
Learn more about Detect Safe Browsing?

Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page to learn more about the system requirements, browser requirements, how to install the software,and more, 

Frequently Asked Questions

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