ShareMeNot

Protecting against tracking from third-party social media buttons while still allowing you to use them

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ShareMeNot will no longer be maintained as a standalone tool. We recommend using the EFF's Privacy Badger instead. Thanks for your continued interest in and support of ShareMeNot!
ShareMeNot for Firefox has now also been integrated into the Electronic Frontier Foundation's new anti-tracking tool, Privacy Badger. We recommend that Firefox users transition from using ShareMeNot to using Privacy Badger's Firefox version.
ShareMeNot for Chrome has been integrated into the Electronic Frontier Foundation's new anti-tracking tool, Privacy Badger. We recommend that Chrome users transition from using ShareMeNot to using Privacy Badger's Chrome version. We will transition the Firefox version soon as well, at which point we will likely stop maintaining ShareMeNot as a standalone tool.
ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.3.3 and ShareMeNot for Chrome 1.2.3 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.3.2 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.3.1 and ShareMeNot for Chrome 1.2.1 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.3 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.2 and ShareMeNot for Chrome 1.2 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.1 and ShareMeNot for Chrome 1.1.2 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.0.2 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Chrome 1.0.1 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.0.1 released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
ShareMeNot for Chrome 1.0 and ShareMeNot for Firefox 2.0 released! Both versions now offer a very similar set of tracker blocking features.
ShareMeNot for Chrome version 0.3 (beta) released. See the Release Notes for what has changed in this release.
The new website for ShareMeNot has launched!
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.12 released. It supports the latest version of Firefox (up to 12.*) and fixes a bug affecting compatibility for Firefox 3.6.
We have finally released ShareMeNot for Chrome! It is currently in version 0.2 (beta) and was developed by University of Washington CSE undergraduate Chris Rovillos.
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.11 released. It supports the latest version of Firefox (up to 10.*).
Our research paper about web tracking and ShareMeNot, to appear at the 9th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI 2012), is now public. You can find it here.
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.1 released. This release was developed with the help of UW CSE undergraduate Chris Rovillos.
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.0.0.6 released. It supports the latest version of Firefox (up to 9.*).
The Madrona Venture Group awards ShareMeNot the runner-up award for the Madrona Prize at the annual UW CSE Industrial Affiliates meeting.
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.0.0.5 released. It adds support for the Twitter "follow" button.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation recommends ShareMeNot.
ShareMeNot receives a Security Research Grant/Gift Award from PC Antivirus Reviews.
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.0.0.4 released. It adds support for AddThis and Youtube.
Preliminary version of ShareMeNot for Chrome released by Michael Coyne.
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.0.0.3 released.
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.0.0.2 released.
ShareMeNot on BoingBoing and Bruce Schneier’s blog.
ShareMeNot for Firefox version 1.0.0.1 released.
ShareMeNot in The Atlantic.
Initial release of ShareMeNot for Firefox.