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Commit df0d3bb4 authored by Laura Kalbag's avatar Laura Kalbag

Merge branch '20190214' into 'master'

Blocking rules update 2019-02-14

Closes #845, #618, #893, #836, #627, and #856

See merge request !349
parents abefca41 5cb8de55
......@@ -102,9 +102,41 @@ These ads are loaded via a first-party script, so we block that script.
```mson
- trigger:
- if-domain: www.wetteronline.de, wetteronline.de
- if-domain: www.wetteronline.de
- url-filter: st.wetteronline.de/wodas/static/footerbillboard_rotation.js
- load-type: third-party
- action:
- type: block
```
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```
```mson
- trigger:
- if-domain: wetteronline.de
- url-filter: st.wetteronline.de/wodas/static/footerbillboard_rotation.js
- load-type: third-party
- action:
- type: block
```
### Improve post-blocking experience
Clean up space left over after blocking behavioural advertising.
```mson
- trigger:
- url-filter: www.wetteronline.de
- load-type: first-party
- action:
- selector: .adplace, #woLead.centeredBill, #topcontainer, #woRect, .kskdDiv, #woFooterBillboard
- type: css-display-none
```
```mson
- trigger:
- url-filter: wetteronline.de
- load-type: first-party
- action:
- selector: .adplace, #woLead.centeredBill, #topcontainer, #woRect, .kskdDiv, #woFooterBillboard
- type: css-display-none
```
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 4.8% of surveyed sites (352 instances observed).
**High:** found on 4.9% of surveyed sites (353 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
# **Neory** (ad-srv.net)
> “Ad-serving technology” – [Source](https://www.neory.com)
## Ethical design violations
(Learn more about [Ethical Design](https://ind.ie/ethical-design).)
* (Tracker)
<!-- Other ethical design violation badges go here. Valid ones are:
* (Aggressive)
* (Doorslam)
* (Clickbait)
* (Fingerprint)
* (Web bug)
-->
<!-- If there are decentralised or more ethical alternatives to a cloud service, list them here.
## Decentralised alternatives
Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the [Ethical Design Manifesto](https://ind.ie/ethical-design):
* None yet.
-->
## Block rule
<!--
The original block rule is automatically generated by Better Inspector.
If you want to edit it, you may. The Inspector will not touch your edits
in future passes.
-->
**Block domain** ad-srv.net
```mson
- trigger:
- url-filter: ad-srv.net
- load-type: third-party
- action:
- type: block
```
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Low:** found on 3 surveyed sites.
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
* Neory’s Privacy Policy does not apply to third-party use. [Privacy Policy](https://www.neory.com/privacy.html)
......@@ -35,7 +35,7 @@ addthis.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 5.4% of surveyed sites (395 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 5.4% of surveyed sites (396 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ adnxs.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 16.7% of surveyed sites (1215 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 16.7% of surveyed sites (1217 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ adsafeprotected.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 2.9% of surveyed sites (212 instances observed).
**High:** found on 2.9% of surveyed sites (213 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ adsrvr.org
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 10.8% of surveyed sites (785 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 10.8% of surveyed sites (787 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ advertising.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 6.3% of surveyed sites (461 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 6.4% of surveyed sites (462 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -45,7 +45,7 @@ agkn.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 4.2% of surveyed sites (306 instances observed).
**High:** found on 4.2% of surveyed sites (308 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ amazon-adsystem.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 7.7% of surveyed sites (561 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 7.8% of surveyed sites (564 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@ Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the [Ethical Des
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Low:** found on 1 surveyed site.
**Low:** found on 3 surveyed sites.
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ bidswitch.net
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 9.4% of surveyed sites (680 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 9.4% of surveyed sites (681 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ bluekai.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 5.7% of surveyed sites (414 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 5.7% of surveyed sites (416 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@ Although the content itself is allowed to load, we block cookies to make sure th
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 5.4% of surveyed sites (392 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 5.4% of surveyed sites (393 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ casalemedia.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 8.5% of surveyed sites (615 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 8.5% of surveyed sites (616 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -43,7 +43,7 @@ contextweb.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 3.1% of surveyed sites (227 instances observed).
**High:** found on 3.1% of surveyed sites (229 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ criteo.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 13.4% of surveyed sites (971 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 13.4% of surveyed sites (973 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -30,7 +30,7 @@ criteo.net
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 8.5% of surveyed sites (618 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 8.5% of surveyed sites (619 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ crwdcntrl.net
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 5.1% of surveyed sites (372 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 5.1% of surveyed sites (373 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ demdex.net
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 7.5% of surveyed sites (546 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 7.5% of surveyed sites (547 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -45,7 +45,7 @@ Some sites (like [heise.de](/sites/heise.de)) have begun to embedding DoubleClic
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 57.0% of surveyed sites (4144 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 57.0% of surveyed sites (4145 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ everesttech.net
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 7.0% of surveyed sites (509 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 7.0% of surveyed sites (510 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ exelator.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 4.0% of surveyed sites (292 instances observed).
**High:** found on 4.0% of surveyed sites (293 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -39,7 +39,7 @@ Although the content itself is allowed to load, we block cookies to make sure th
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 34.5% of surveyed sites (2507 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 34.5% of surveyed sites (2508 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -30,7 +30,7 @@ Although the content itself is allowed to load, we block cookies to make sure th
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 31.3% of surveyed sites (2274 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 31.3% of surveyed sites (2275 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -36,7 +36,7 @@ Although the content itself is allowed to load, we block cookies to make sure th
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 30.8% of surveyed sites (2237 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 30.8% of surveyed sites (2240 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ google-analytics.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 64.1% of surveyed sites (4658 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 64.1% of surveyed sites (4660 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -243,7 +243,7 @@ maps.googleapis.com/maps-api-v3/api/js/25/5/stats.js
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 51.4% of surveyed sites (3737 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 51.4% of surveyed sites (3738 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ googlesyndication.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 27.7% of surveyed sites (2012 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 27.7% of surveyed sites (2014 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ googletagmanager.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 27.4% of surveyed sites (1990 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 27.4% of surveyed sites (1991 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ googletagservices.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 23.9% of surveyed sites (1739 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 23.9% of surveyed sites (1741 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -44,7 +44,7 @@ metric.gstatic.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 35.6% of surveyed sites (2589 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 35.6% of surveyed sites (2591 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ hotjar.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 4.0% of surveyed sites (292 instances observed).
**High:** found on 4.0% of surveyed sites (293 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ imasdk.googleapis.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 2.6% of surveyed sites (188 instances observed).
**High:** found on 2.6% of surveyed sites (189 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ krxd.net
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 4.2% of surveyed sites (307 instances observed).
**High:** found on 4.2% of surveyed sites (308 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
# **LKQD by Nexstar** (lkqd.net)
> “Video advertising technology stack” – [Source](https://www.nexstardigital.com/privacy/)
## Ethical design violations
(Learn more about [Ethical Design](https://ind.ie/ethical-design).)
* (Tracker)
* (Web bug)
<!-- Other ethical design violation badges go here. Valid ones are:
* (Aggressive)
* (Doorslam)
* (Clickbait)
* (Fingerprint)
-->
<!-- If there are decentralised or more ethical alternatives to a cloud service, list them here.
## Decentralised alternatives
Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the [Ethical Design Manifesto](https://ind.ie/ethical-design):
* None yet.
-->
## Block rule
<!--
The original block rule is automatically generated by Better Inspector.
If you want to edit it, you may. The Inspector will not touch your edits
in future passes.
-->
**Block domain** lkqd.net
```mson
- trigger:
- url-filter: lkqd.net
- load-type: third-party
- action:
- type: block
```
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Moderate:** found on 0.4% of surveyed sites (32 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
* “We collect… Unique identifiers that we, or a partner of Nexstar has associated with a User’s browser, through browser cookies, web beacons, or similar locally stored objects or code that can identify the physical location of mobile devices and operating system device identifiers.” [Privacy Policy](https://www.nexstardigital.com/privacy/)
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......@@ -35,7 +35,7 @@ ml314.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 1.8% of surveyed sites (134 instances observed).
**High:** found on 1.9% of surveyed sites (135 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ mookie1.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 4.0% of surveyed sites (289 instances observed).
**High:** found on 4.0% of surveyed sites (290 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ nexac.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 2.2% of surveyed sites (157 instances observed).
**High:** found on 2.2% of surveyed sites (158 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
# **IO** (onthe.io)
> “A content analytics tool” – [Source](https://iotechnologies.com)
## Ethical design violations
(Learn more about [Ethical Design](https://ind.ie/ethical-design).)
* (Tracker)
* (Web bug)
<!-- Other ethical design violation badges go here. Valid ones are:
* (Aggressive)
* (Doorslam)
* (Clickbait)
* (Fingerprint)
-->
<!-- If there are decentralised or more ethical alternatives to a cloud service, list them here.
## Decentralised alternatives
Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the [Ethical Design Manifesto](https://ind.ie/ethical-design):
* None yet.
-->
## Block rule
<!--
The original block rule is automatically generated by Better Inspector.
If you want to edit it, you may. The Inspector will not touch your edits
in future passes.
-->
**Block domain** onthe.io
```mson
- trigger:
- url-filter: onthe.io
- load-type: third-party
- action:
- type: block
```
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Moderate:** found on 0.7% of surveyed sites (54 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
* “We use cookies, web beacons, tags and scripts, and other similar technologies” [Privacy Policy](https://iotechnologies.com/pp)
* While the IOTechnologies privacy policy states their “privacy policy applies to IO website and all products and services offered by iotechnologies.com,” there is no information about third-party use. [Privacy Policy](https://iotechnologies.com/pp)
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ openx.net
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 9.6% of surveyed sites (700 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 9.6% of surveyed sites (701 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ pubmatic.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 7.7% of surveyed sites (558 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 7.7% of surveyed sites (559 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ rlcdn.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 6.8% of surveyed sites (491 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 6.8% of surveyed sites (492 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ rubiconproject.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 10.4% of surveyed sites (758 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 10.4% of surveyed sites (759 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ scorecardresearch.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Pandemic:** found on 18.2% of surveyed sites (1324 instances observed).
**Pandemic:** found on 18.2% of surveyed sites (1325 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -38,7 +38,7 @@ sitescout.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 3.8% of surveyed sites (278 instances observed).
**High:** found on 3.8% of surveyed sites (279 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ skimresources.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 1.6% of surveyed sites (118 instances observed).
**High:** found on 1.6% of surveyed sites (119 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -33,7 +33,7 @@ spotxchange.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 3.4% of surveyed sites (247 instances observed).
**High:** found on 3.4% of surveyed sites (249 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@ Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the [Ethical Des
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Moderate:** found on 0.8% of surveyed sites (59 instances observed).
**High:** found on 1.3% of surveyed sites (96 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ taboola.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 4.7% of surveyed sites (345 instances observed).
**High:** found on 4.8% of surveyed sites (347 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ tapad.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 5.4% of surveyed sites (393 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 5.4% of surveyed sites (394 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@ Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the [Ethical Des
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Moderate:** found on 1.0% of surveyed sites (72 instances observed).
**High:** found on 1.0% of surveyed sites (73 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@ Decentralised, free and open alternatives that adhere better to the [Ethical Des
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Moderate:** found on 0.6% of surveyed sites (44 instances observed).
**Moderate:** found on 0.6% of surveyed sites (45 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ turn.com
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 6.3% of surveyed sites (457 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 6.3% of surveyed sites (458 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -34,7 +34,7 @@ w55c.net
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**High:** found on 4.3% of surveyed sites (312 instances observed).
**High:** found on 4.3% of surveyed sites (313 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
## Notes
......
......@@ -38,7 +38,7 @@
## Prevalence
<!-- prevalence -->
**Epidemic:** found on 9.6% of surveyed sites (697 instances observed).
**Epidemic:** found on 9.6% of surveyed sites (698 instances observed).
<!-- /prevalence -->
......
......@@ -2,6 +2,19 @@
The rules here negate the block rules set up previously. They are used to work around sites that block Better.
## Fix www.monoprice.com
We let [adobedtm.com](/trackers/adobedtm.com) through just for monoprice.com as otherwise the product options cannot be changed.
```mson
- trigger:
- url-filter: assets.adobedtm.com
- load-type: third-party
- if-domain: www.monoprice.com, monoprice.com
- action:
- type: ignore-previous-rules
```
## Load comments on liverpoolecho.co.uk
We let a [gigya.com](/trackers/gigya.com) tracker through for liverpoolecho.co.uk as otherwise the comments won’t load.
......@@ -34,7 +47,7 @@ We let a [gigya.com](/trackers/gigya.com) tracker through for book.nationalexpre
- trigger:
- url-filter: jfe-cdn.qualtrics.com
- load-type: third-party
- if-domain: bmwna.co1.qualtrics.com
- if-domain: bmwna.co1.qualtrics.com, duke.qualtrics.com