An Automated Approach for Complementing Ad Blockers' Blacklists

@article{Gugelmann2015AnAA,
  title={An Automated Approach for Complementing Ad Blockers' Blacklists},
  author={David Gugelmann and Markus Happe and Bernhard Ager and Vincent Lenders},
  journal={PoPETs},
  year={2015},
  volume={2015},
  pages={282-298}
}
Privacy in the Web has become a major concern resulting in the popular use of various tools for blocking tracking services. Most of these tools rely on manually maintained blacklists, which need to be kept up-to-date to protect Web users’ privacy efficiently. It is challenging to keep pace with today’s quickly evolving advertisement and analytics landscape. In order to support blacklist maintainers with this task, we identify a set of Web traffic features for identifying privacyintrusive… CONTINUE READING
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