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KRACK: Wi-Fi security flaw affects virtually all devices – Here’s what to do

The security researcher Mathy Vanhoef has discovered critical flaws in the WPA2 security standard which is used virtually everywhere to encrypt...

Ghostery v7.4 ready for you!

Hello Ghosterians, Great news for mobile users! In this release, we have updated our Android Firefox extension to the latest version, Ghostery 7. Try us...

Ghostery v7.3.1 is the hottest Jam of the Summer!

Hello Ghosterians! We have another version of Ghostery (v 7.3.1) hot off the press!  However, before we dive into the details of this release, let us...

Save net neutrality: Internet-wide day of action on July 12th

The joint message of hundreds of participating organizations to the FCC and Congress is: “Don’t mess with the Internet!” By showing fictional...

Spring Has Sprung and So Has Ghostery v7.2!

Hello Ghosterians! Spring has sprung and with it an updated version of Ghostery (v 7.2)  is ready for the masses!  This release includes a number of...

Ghostery is Acquired by Cliqz!

Hello Ghosterians, We are overjoyed to announce that the Ghostery extension and mobile browsers have been acquired by Cliqz, a German company owned by...

Ghostery v7.1.3 is street legal

Howdy Ghosterians! This hotfix addresses a critical defect across all browsers that has been logging users out of their accounts. This release...

Ghostery v7.1.2 Fresh for The New Year!

Howdy Ghosterians! We have a hotfix ready to go. A few bug fixes and some updates for the first release of the new year! The most notable change in this...

Ghostery 7 is live on Microsoft Edge!

To all Ghostery Users living on the Edge! We are pleased to announce that Ghostery 7 has finally arrived to Microsoft Edge in all its tracker-busting glory!...

Ghostery 7.1.1 ready to roll!

Ghosterians! Version 7.1.1 is hot off the press and ready to go to work. Release Summary This is a general maintenance hotfix with a few user-facing improvements...

Check Out Ghostery 7.1!

We’re pleased to announce that Ghostery 7.1 is here! This release includes a lot of new features and improvements that directly address feedback for...

Ghostery 7.0.1 Hotfix Release Notes

Hello Ghostery Community! Release Summary This is a hofix intended to fix a number of issues we discovered in the Ghostery 7 release, including upgrade...

Ghostery 7 is Here!

We are pleased to announce the release of Ghostery 7, the long-awaited and newest edition of our free browser extension. Ghostery gives you the tools to...

Become a Ghostery Beta Tester!

Want to get back to living on the edge and putting the L back in YOLO? Want to test the outer limits of technology and become a valued member of a treasured...

Ghostery Privacy Browser: Protection on Your Mobile Browser

According to a study by comScore, 65% of total digital media time is now spent on mobile. Increasing Concerns About Privacy According to a study by comScore,...