is it safer to just not install flash player on Windows? [closed]

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I have a laptop that I use strictly for financial software and logins. None of the websites I use on this laptop require Flash player. I use my other laptops for browsing and extracurricular websites. Is it safer to NOT install the Flash Player plugin on Firefox? (I don’t use Chrome).

I figure why add additional plugins if I don’t need it. Am I deluding myself? Thanks!


If you don’t need it, don’t install it. That goes the same for any other software. This reduces the attack vector (same as not installing Java if you don’t need it).

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