Ghostery Version History

67 versions

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Version 2.0.1 51.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

* Added definitions for: WidgetBox, Clearspring, Navegg and Google Website Optimizer.
* Changed statusbar text and made it different depending if blocking is enabled. With blocking, "Blocked 4 of 15", without, "15 trackers".
* Bug fix: Russian translation now working.
* Bug fix: Options dialog now uses tabs so that "save"/"cancel" buttons aren't cutoff on some screens.
* Bug fix: Fix for CSS issue that was causing Ghostery to interfere with the Bookmarks "folder selection" dialog and some other plugins.

Version 2.0.0 50.2 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

* Ghostery now supports blocking all detected 3rd party trackers!!

* New definitions: Statsit, LeadForce1, BackType Widgets, iPerceptions, SearchForce, Tweetboard, TweetMeme, Zendesk, INFOnline, RichRelevance, LiveInternet, visitrac, BLVD Status, Clixpy, Logdy, DoubleVerify, ViziSense, phpMyVisites, Xiti, Yandex.Metrics, AdRiver, SpyLog, RapLeaf, ClickFuel, and Alexa Metrics
* Refined definitions: Microsoft Atlas, Tacoda, and Tell-A-Friend
* Support for Russian language added.
* Remove trailing space from Ghostery statusbar icon when it is disabled.
* No longer supporting Firefox 2.0 as of version 1.5.1 of Ghostery. Sorry!
* Special thanks to Jon Pierce ( for contributing the blocking code and Sergey Fomin for contributing the Russian translation.

Version 1.5.1 36.9 KB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.5.*

* Bug Fix: Fix missing icon files.

Version 1.4.0 28.7 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.5.*

* Extension is now code signed with author's certificate.
* Add definitions for CoreMetrics, Magnify360, Fathom, SEO, Eloqua, PercentMobile, NetMonitor, Marketo, Demandbase, Fetchback, Lyris ClickTracks, Enquisite, eXTReme Tracker, Microsoft Analytics, Sweepery, Tell-a-Friend, Trafic (Romanian Service), SilverPop EngageB2B, Nuconomy, Bluelithium and Glam Media.
* Add locales for German and Spanish translations.
* Increase maxVersion supported to 3.5.*
* Add fix for bubble not showing up if "show bubble disabled" and user clicks (left mouse button) on the status bar icon.

Version 1.3.9 58.4 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.5.*

1. Big performance improvement on sites with many web bugs.
2. Changed width of preference window from 400 to 450 pixels.
3. Added or refined definitions for:

* BlogRollr
* Casale Media
* BlogCounter
* WidgetBucks
* Nooked
* JS-Kit
* Bzzster
* LeadLander
* NebuAd
* Burst Media
* Zango
* FunctionalTrends
* Media6 Degrees
* AdKnowledge
* Cubics
* Mint
* OthersOnline
* Mediaplex
* Twitter Badge

Version 1.3.8 58.4 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.1b3pre

* Revised or added definitions for Mint, BlogCounter, BlogRollr, Cubics and Casale Media
* Changed "BugRank" to "GhostRank" and wording about statusbar counts.

Version 1.3.4 47.1 KB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.1b3pre

* Major rewrite, mostly infrastructure changes to support future features.
* Changed the way matches are made, should lead to more accurate matches.