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Firefox automatically connecting to multiple IP addresses. Is it a security issue?

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As soon as I start the Firefox Browser, it is connecting to multiple IP addresses. Any idea why it is doing so? Is there a way to stop it? Is it a privacy and security issue?

I have already changed most of the setting as mentioned in the following article:

Some of the IP connections have stopped after making those changes. But there are still few connections. They are: - (This is Google LLC) - (This is Amazon) - (This appears to be Verizon Media) - (This is Amazon) - (This is Amazon)

It will be great if someone could shed some light on this issue. Thanks in advance.

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Those could be caused by add-ons or search engines.


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