|author||Tails developers <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2015-01-21 10:30:28 +0000|
|committer||Tails developers <email@example.com>||2015-01-21 10:30:28 +0000|
Remove AdBlock Plus (Will-Fix: #8665).feature/8665-remove-adblock
Let's have a web browsing fingerprint closer to the Tor Browser's.
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1 files changed, 1 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/wiki/src/contribute/design.mdwn b/wiki/src/contribute/design.mdwn
index d78c615..a6da4a1 100644
@@ -960,11 +960,6 @@ The default profile is split from the binaries and application data:
As for extensions we have the following differences:
-* Tails also installs the
- [Adblock plus](https://addons.mozilla.org/fr/firefox/addon/1865/)
- extension to protect against many tracking possibilities by removing
- most ads.
* Tails does not install the same Torbutton as in the TBB. We
installed a patched version.
@@ -1346,8 +1341,7 @@ issues|support/known_issues]] page.
However the fact that different browser extensions are installed in Tails and in
the TBB surely allows more sophisticated attacks that usual fingerprint
as returned by tools such as <https://panopticlick.eff.org/> and
-<http://ip-check.info/>. For example, the fact that Adblock is removing
-ads could be analysed.
From the point of view of the local network administrator, Tails is
almost exclusively generating Tor activity and that is probably quite