Access and modify various privacy-related browser settings.

To use the privacy API, you must have the "privacy" API permission.

Properties

privacy.network
Access and modify privacy settings relating to the network.
privacy.services
Access and modify privacy settings relating to the services provided by the browser or third parties.
privacy.websites
Access and modify privacy settings relating to the behavior of websites.

Browser compatibility

ChromeEdgeFirefoxFirefox for AndroidOpera
network.networkPredictionEnabled (Yes) No5454 (Yes)
network.peerConnectionEnabled No No5555 No
network.webRTCIPHandlingPolicy (Yes) No5454 (Yes)
services.passwordSavingEnabled (Yes) No5656 (Yes)
websites.hyperlinkAuditingEnabled (Yes) No5454 (Yes)
websites.protectedContentEnabled (Yes) No No No (Yes)
websites.referrersEnabled (Yes) No5656 (Yes)
websites.thirdPartyCookiesAllowed (Yes) No No No (Yes)
websites.trackingProtectionMode No No5757 No

Acknowledgements

This API is based on Chromium's chrome.privacy API.

Document Tags and Contributors

 Contributors to this page: wbamberg, Sheppy
 Last updated by: wbamberg,