Characterizing the Use of Browser-Based Blocking Extensions To Prevent Online Tracking
SOUPS @ USENIX Security Symposium, pp. 103-116, 2018.
Browser-based blocking extensions such as Ad blockers and Tracker blockers have provisions that allow users to counter online tracking. While prior research has shown that these extensions su_er from several usability issues, we know little about real world blocking extension use, why users choose to adopt these extensions, and how effect...More
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