Closed Bug 1449319 Opened 4 years ago Closed 4 years ago

Enabling tracking protection causes madison.com to not allow users to view content

Categories

(Firefox :: Protections UI, defect)

defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

()

RESOLVED WONTFIX
Tracking Status
firefox61 --- affected

People

(Reporter: yoasif, Unassigned)

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Details

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Steps to reproduce:

Go to settings and set "tracking protection" to "always".
Go to http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/govt-and-politics/memo-foxconn-cost-to-public-nearing-billion/article_83a3ab6e-6c7e-553e-ba97-976c9c32fe76.html/


Actual results:

Overlay appears saying 

"Welcome! Please Allow Ads or Subscribe to Madison.com.

Madison.com brings you the latest in news and information. Please join your fellow madison.com visitors in supporting us so that we can continue to provide this valuable resource."


Expected results:

Article is shown.
Working around publishers paywalls from within tracking protection is not currently something we are planning to do.
Blocks: tppaywall
No longer blocks: tp-breakage
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 4 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
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