Apple to treat web tracking as vulnerabilities

Online tracking sees harsh criticism and rigid treatment in other browsers for a good reason. Apple stepping up the game with Safari is a good sign for privacy in online usage. In particular with Apple making security and privacy a central value proposition for its devices, such a strict policy is long overdue.

Apple ups its privacy battle with a new “WebKit Tracking Prevention Policy” that aims to prevent all forms covert tracking online.

Source: Apple will soon treat online web tracking the same as a security vulnerability