Tool and Usage
Privacy Badger is a tool to enhance your privacy and protect against web resources like trackers that spy on your web behavior.
How it works
Privacy Badger runs as an extension on Chrome, Firefox, and Opera. It reviews requested web pages and disarms them by blocking requests or replace content. These requests could be to addresses that are known for spying and tracking, including web beacons.
Usage and audience
Privacy Badger is commonly used for privacy enhancement. Target users for this tool are general public.
- + More than 50 contributors
- + The source code of this software is available
- + Supported by a large company
- + Well-known tool
- - Many provided pull requests are still open
Author and Maintainers
This project is maintained by Electronic Frontier Foundation
Support operating systems
Privacy Badger is known to work on All platforms.
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|Latest release||release-2017.7.24 [2017-07-24]|
|Last updated||Sept. 18, 2017|