Privacy Policy

Who we are

defiantHole online is a free DNS resolver aimed at removing unwanted adverts from websites to ensure you only see what you want to see.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

DNS Request History

All DNS entries are logged for statistical purposes. This information is not shared with third parties and is securely deleted after some time. defiantHole online may however be obliged to share this information with the respective legal departments within your constituency for the purpose of law keeping should lookups be deemed illegal. We will also disclose information at request to such authorities accordingly. Your information will not be sold or made available to third parties and all publicly accessible statistical information is anonymised before being released.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.