Tracking Protection for Firefox

Monica Chew and Georgios Kontaxis describe tracking protection for Firefox: a way to block traffic from tracking domains at the network layer. They describe implementation details, future work, and performance measurements. Tracking protection decreases page load time by 20% on 50% of sites, 47% on 20% of sites, and 90% on 2% of sites that rely heavily on third party content.

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Location: SFO Commons
Duration: 46 minutes
Channel: Main

Tags: firefox, privacy

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