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FF Plugin Stops Google Tracking Your Clicks

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by The Scarlet Pimp, Jul 5, 2016.

  1. The Scarlet Pimp

    The Scarlet Pimp Senior Member

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    ever try to copy and paste a search result url? notice how the copied link contains a lot of crap code? that code is for tracking your clicks and this plugin removes it... works good! :D

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    Google uses a redirection link to track your clicks. This addon simply removes that redirection and turns every search result back into its original link, saving you time and giving you more security and privacy.

    https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/google-no-tracking-url/
     
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  2. Reaver

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    I don't use Firefox, but it sounds good.
     
  3. Debian

    Debian BANNED BANNED Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Thats a nice find. Kudos.
     
  4. Capo Dei Capi

    Capo Dei Capi BANNED BANNED

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    Hopefully a chromium version comes out soon.
     
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    shimi Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Good, but if you are in chrome i dont think you can prevent this, and also if you are connect to your gmail - also he track your search, Google have new site name "My Activity" that show what they know about you and about your activity.
     
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    I use firefox so something to think about.
     
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    smooth baby !