[NetBehaviour] Privacy/Tracking Browsing Plugins
james at jwm-art.net
Thu Nov 20 19:23:43 CET 2014
Just thought I'd share some interesting plugins I've encountered since
Ghostery has become utterly useless on my particular system due to some
obscure bug affecting some users but not others.
TrackMeNot: This Firefox/Chrome plugin uses noise to obfsucate by
sending random queries to search engines thus your real searches get
lost. Some users expressed concern the plugin was sending queries for
pipebombs and porn. Others expressed accusations of fearmongering. It
now has a blacklist where you can add search terms to avoid.
ZenMate: Multi-Browser plugin encrypts your browsing and hides your IP
address (via VPN with choice of five countries). Article on ZDNET with
NoScript: Cripples websites by blocking their scripts. Suckers.
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