3.2 Ensure 'Location' is set to 'Enabled'


This setting controls if a site asks before accessing the location.
The recommended state for this setting is: Enabled.


Websites will have to ask permission before being allowed to access the location which will help prevent unwanted access to the users location and help protect against potential privacy concerns.

NOTE: Nessus has not performed this check. Please review the benchmark to ensure target compliance.


Follow the below steps to Enable the Location permission request:

Tap Chrome Icon.
Tap Menu Icon.
Tap Settings.
Scroll to the Advanced section.
Tap Site settings.
Tap Location.
Toggle to the ON position.


Users will be prompted each time a website requests access to the location.

Default Value:


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