Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies
- From: Basil Chupin <blchupin@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2010 13:41:50 +1000
On 01/10/2010 12:22, NoOp wrote:
On 09/30/2010 07:11 PM, Tom H wrote:
On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 9:07 PM, Robert Holtzman<holtzm@xxxxxxx> wrote:Just be careful with 'Better Privacy' et al; many banking sites use the
On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 06:08:19PM -0400, Tom H wrote:Then "Better Privacy" must be doing its job...
On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 11:24 AM, Cybe R. WizardOn my box ~/.macromedia is empty. A better solution is the "Better
Here's a news article about flash cookies:They affect any browser that uses flash in any OS or distribution.
Does anyone have knowledge of them and whether they affect ubuntu or
Linux browsers/software in general?
On Linux, you can delete them from
Privacy" extension (assuming you use Firefox).
macromedia folder to store their cookies (Chase Bank is an example)& if
you get the settings wrong those cookies get deleted. The result is that
you then need to do an email exchange with the bank the next time you
try to log in& that can become a real PITA if you log into your bank
From the quick once-over while I was installing BetterPrivacy, you have
the ability to protect a cookie from deletion which would solve this
problem with banks. But as I said, it was only a quick once-over, and
since I never do any banking over the net this is not a problem for me
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