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There are few options in Apple’s new Privacy Report feature in Safari on macOS Big Sur, but there is a lot of detail that can help you feel secure browsing.
Apple’s new Privacy Report in Safari is a feature that you will use constantly — and yet rarely ever look at. Simply by using Safari in macOS Big Sur, you get the benefits of this feature and it will improve your browsing experience.
It aims to do this specifically so that companies who attempt to uniquely identify your Mac, and so track your web usage. Every site you visit requests some information — such as which browser you’re using — but that’s to give you an optimized web page.
You can ignore it all, you can choose to never even click on the Privacy Report icon that’s permanently next to Safari’s address bar. If you do view it, though, you can make informed decisions about what you want to allow.
How to view Safari’s Privacy Report
Click on the shield-like icon immediately to the left of Safari’s address bar
Optionally, click on Trackers on this Web Page
Or click on the i for information icon
Privacy report is presented with a series of …
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