This service still tracks you even if you opted out from tracking


Service: Huawei
Status: APPROVED
Changes: 6
Source: link
Author: Agnes de Lion Staff


Huawei and some third parties may use other local storage technologies, for example, local shared objects (also called "Flash cookies") and HTML5 local storage, in certain products and services. Similar to cookies, these technologies store information on your device and can record some information about your activities and preferences. However, these technologies may use different media from cookies. Therefore, you may not be able to control them using standard browser tools and settings.
Huawei uses flash cookies that can't be blocked through the browser settings.


Comments:
On 2021-04-10 18:16:59 UTC, Dr_Jeff Staff wrote:

APPROVED
No comment given



We track editorial changes to analyses and updates to a point's status and display the previous versions here as part of an effort to promote transparency regarding our curation process.

Version 1: 2021-04-10 18:16:59 UTC by Dr_Jeff Staff

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Previous Status: PENDING

Updated Status: APPROVED

Version 2: 2021-03-31 14:16:20 UTC by Agnes de Lion Staff

Previous Title: They store data on you even if you did not interact with the service

Updated Title: This service still tracks you even if you opted out from tracking

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Previous Status: DRAFT

Updated Status: PENDING

Version 3: 2021-03-13 10:14:28 UTC by Agnes de Lion Staff

Previous Title: This service still tracks you even if you opted out from tracking

Updated Title: They store data on you even if you did not interact with the service

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Version 4: 2021-03-13 10:13:54 UTC by Agnes de Lion Staff

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Previous Status: PENDING

Updated Status: DRAFT

Version 5: 2021-03-13 10:13:45 UTC by Agnes de Lion Staff

Previous Title: This service tracks you on other websites

Updated Title: This service still tracks you even if you opted out from tracking

Previous Analysis: Generated through the annotate view

Updated Analysis: Huawei uses flash cookies that can't be blocked through the browser settings.

Previous Status: No changes recorded

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Version 6: 2021-03-13 10:12:26 UTC by Agnes de Lion Staff

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Updated Title: This service tracks you on other websites

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Updated Analysis: Generated through the annotate view

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Updated Status: PENDING