This service ignores the Do Not Track (DNT) header and tracks users anyway even if they set this header.


Service: Credit Karma
Status: APPROVED
Changes: 4
Source: link
Author: import script Bot


Even though the Do Not Track (DNT) header was not implemented perfectly, services should not track users whose browsers send a DNT header.


Comments:
On 2018-05-18 13:49:32 UTC, Deleted wrote:

imported from 2463

On 2018-06-26 12:07:45 UTC, michielbdejong Staff wrote:

I think @madleary assigned an inaccurate case because the correct case for this point did not exist yet; I created it, and assigned it, restoring the original title and analysis of this point.



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Version 1: 2018-06-26 12:07:46 UTC by michielbdejong Staff

Previous Title: tracks you on other websites

Updated Title: This service ignores the Do Not Track (DNT) header and tracks users anyway even if they set this header.

Previous Analysis: tracks you on other websites

Updated Analysis: Even though the Do Not Track (DNT) header was not implemented perfectly, services should not track users whose browsers send a DNT header.

Previous Status: No changes recorded

Updated Status: No changes recorded

Version 2: 2018-06-20 08:45:46 UTC by madleary Staff

Previous Title: Creditkarma doesn't respect DNT

Updated Title: tracks you on other websites

Previous Analysis: "At this time, we do not respond to automated signals regarding tracking mechanisms, including “do not track” instructions from your browser." At the same time, they say they're using third-party ad providers and Google Analytics across the website. This sounds like a pretty bad combination.

Updated Analysis: tracks you on other websites

Previous Status: PENDING

Updated Status: APPROVED

Version 3: 2018-05-18 13:49:32 UTC by Deleted

Previous Title:

Updated Title: Creditkarma doesn't respect DNT

Previous Analysis:

Updated Analysis: "At this time, we do not respond to automated signals regarding tracking mechanisms, including “do not track” instructions from your browser." At the same time, they say they're using third-party ad providers and Google Analytics across the website. This sounds like a pretty bad combination.

Previous Status:

Updated Status: PENDING

Version 4: 2018-05-17 08:37:53 UTC by Deleted

Previous Title:

Updated Title: [neutral] Tumblr uses third-party cookies

Previous Analysis:

Updated Analysis: [neutral] Tumblr uses third-party cookies

Previous Status:

Updated Status: PENDING