uBlock Origin Now Blocks Sneaky First-Party Trackers in Firefox

From Bleeping Computer:

uBlock Origin on Firefox can now block first-party tracking scripts that attempt to bypass filters and rules by utilizing DNS CNAME records to load scripts from a third-party domain.

A first-party tracker is when the tracking script is located on the same domain as the web site, while a third-party tracker is when the tracking script is located on another domain.

As browsers begin to block third-party trackers as part of their tracking protection features, some web sites have switched to first-party trackers in order to bypass these protections.

Read the Complete Article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *