Ubuntu

Unity Dash displays adult rated content from Amazon by Default

Reported by Lewis Goddard on 2012-10-18
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This bug affects 5 people
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unity-lens-shopping (Ubuntu)
High
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Bug Description

When searching for "ter" as in terminal, one of the results from Amazon is a DVD of Rachel Ter Horst, a playboy girl.

Link: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Rachel-Ter-Horst-DVD-Adult/dp/B000JVSV7O

Alan Pope ㋛ (popey) on 2012-10-18
Changed in unity-lens-shopping (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
John Lenton (chipaca) wrote :

The problem with that result is that it's classified as "18", not as "R18"; if we filter 18s we also wouldn't be showing, say, Game of Thrones, or a bunch of other films that most people would not want to not be shown.

In a later revision we should be able to give you the option of specifying which ratings you want, for example, but not yet.

We'll be tweaking the server to not give results for search-as-you-type of popular ubuntu applications, which would get rid of this particular issue; note, however, that searching for "horst" would still give you the result.

Changed in unity-lens-shopping (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → In Progress
Adolfo Jayme (fitoschido) wrote :

This is getting ridiculously problematic and trashing Ubuntu's reputation, see duplicate

Changed in unity-lens-shopping (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Akiva (akiva) wrote :

I have gotten full on nudity from post modern art results in the shopping lens. Not a fan of either.

Akiva (akiva) wrote :

I thought I would add another amusing entry.
While searching for "Bri", for brightness and lock, it became obvious that I was actually looking to purchase "Wolfpack Bitches; an erotic short story"
http://i1283.photobucket.com/albums/a547/akivaii/Screenshotfrom2013-05-06222845_zps9e704beb.png

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