NZHerald Bypass

NZHerald Bypass

Bypass the NZHerald paywall. I made this mostly for myself.

What is NZHerald Bypass?

NZHerald Bypass is a Firefox add-on that allows users to bypass the NZHerald paywall. It uses Javascript to peek at the LD+JSON Schema and determine the CSS selector used to hide content. Please note that this extension is no longer supported, and users are recommended to explore alternative options.

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By: Jason
Users: 224 ▼ -1
Rating: 4.50 (14)
Version: 1.1.8 (Last updated: 2019-11-06)
Creation date: 2019-05-13
Weekly download count: 2
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Size: 22.38K
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Merlin
Summary

Bypasses the new NZHerald Premium paywall using Javascript to peek at the LD+JSON Schema to figure out which CSS selector is being used to hide content.

Note: I have stopped supporting this extension. I recommend others have a look at this extension instead: https://github.com/iamadamdev/bypass-paywalls-firefox.

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Risk impact

NZHerald Bypass is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

NZHerald Bypass has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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