Dataset of collected cookie dialogs, cookies, and dark patterns. Includes screenshots of the identified dialogs as well as automatically extracted text and the CSS selector used to locate the dialog. Similarly a list of dark patterns identified on those sites are listed. Dataset is associated with an undergraduate thesis the pdf of which is also included. The data was collected on three separate sets of websites drawn from the Tranco list of popular websites. Data for the smaller sets was human-verified. The 10k set is automatic only.

Data Citation

Kirkman, Daniel; Vaniea, Kami. (2022). Collected cookie dialogs and dark patterns, 2022 [dataset]. University of Edinburgh, School of Informatics, Labratory for the Foundations of Computer Science (LFCS), Security Group. https://doi.org/10.7488/ds/3475.
Date made available16 Jun 2022
PublisherEdinburgh DataShare
Temporal coverageJan 2022 - Feb 2022
Geographical coverageUNITED KINGDOM,UK

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