rules VS ClearURLs-Addon

Compare rules vs ClearURLs-Addon and see what are their differences.


Repository of yara rules (by Yara-Rules)


ClearURLs is an add-on based on the new WebExtensions technology and will automatically remove tracking elements from URLs to help protect your privacy. (by ClearURLs)
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rules ClearURLs-Addon
2 43
2,910 2,959
3.2% 1.5%
5.2 7.6
about 2 months ago 3 days ago
YARA JavaScript
GNU General Public License v3.0 only GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of rules. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-25.


Posts with mentions or reviews of ClearURLs-Addon. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-06-17.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing rules and ClearURLs-Addon you can also consider the following projects:

uBlock - uBlock Origin - An efficient blocker for Chromium and Firefox. Fast and lean.

uBlock-issues - This is the community-maintained issue tracker for uBlock Origin

iceraven-browser - Iceraven Browser


FilterLists - :shield: The independent, comprehensive directory of filter and host lists for advertisements, trackers, malware, and annoyances.

clean-links - What happens in your browser, stays in your browser.

Neat-URL - Neat URL cleans URLs, removing parameters such as Google Analytics' utm parameters.

uMatrix - uMatrix: Point and click matrix to filter net requests according to source, destination and type

ungoogled-chromium - Google Chromium, sans integration with Google

stealth - :rocket: Stealth - Secure, Peer-to-Peer, Private and Automateable Web Browser/Scraper/Proxy

Rules - Rules database of the ClearURLs WebExtension.

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