Cookie-Stuffing Targeting
Cookie-Stuffing Targeting Major Affiliate Merchants - Ben Edelman

This page reports cookie-stuffing by, targeting In my testing, this is but one of many affiilate web sites targeting this and other merchants.

As of November 4, the page was #9 in Google results for "eastwood coupon" (without quotes). The specified URL included the following JavaScript code, which opened a CJ tracking link in a new window:

<SCRIPT language=javascript><!--'','ah');ah.blur();//--></SCRIPT> placed this JavaScript code immediately after the </HTML> tag that ordinarily ends a web page. Nonetheless, the SCRIPT executed as usual in my Internet Explorer web browser.

I captured the resulting on-screen display in a video (WindowsMedia format, view in Full Screen mode). I also preserved a full packet log of these findings.