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# **MaxPoint Interactive** Web Bug (mxptint.net)
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> “Hyperlocal digital advertising” – [Source](http://maxpoint.com/us)
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## Ethical design violations

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  * (Tracker)
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## Block rule

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**Block domain** mxptint.net

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mxptint.net
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## Prevalence

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**Moderate:** found on 0.7% of surveyed sites (50 instances observed).
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## Notes

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  * Owner of the domain hidden via Domains By Proxy. (Source: whois)
  * The Web Bug is owned by MaxPoint Interactive, Inc. [Source](https://raw.githubusercontent.com/ewfelten/Tracking-Report-Card/deebb51bcb6568294711b7581ddf0fd7ccd1ad01/reportcard/companyNames.json)
  * MaxPoint may use certain health-related information in delivering advertisements. This may include, without limitation, utilization of the following health-related data segments: Men’s Health and Wellness, Women’s Health and Wellness, General Health, Seniors’ Health and Wellness, and Common Ailments and Illnesses.” [Source](http://maxpoint.com/us/privacy-policy)
  * Interestingly, [MaxPoint’s privacy policy](http://maxpoint.com/us/privacy-policy) does not mention their use of web bugs (web beacons or pixel trackers). [Hmm… oversight? – Ed.]
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