Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#11631 new defect

HTTPS-Everywhere Firefox add-on breaks BBC news videos

Reported by: cypherpunks Owned by: pde
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: HTTPS Everywhere/EFF-HTTPS Everywhere Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: BBC, video
Cc: spamcave@… Actual Points:
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When HTTPS-Everywhere (v3.5.1) is enabled in Firefox (v28.0 running on 64-bit Windows 7), embedded BBC news videos fail to play. The video component either shows a static image, is completely black, or is black with the words "media selection request failed".

Examples of BBC webpages containing video:

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by cypherpunks

I've been having this same issue for a while, disabling the single BBC ruleset makes things work fine.

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by teor

Severity: Normal

Set all open tickets without a severity to "Normal"

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