No privacy on Safari or Flash

Discussion in 'OS X and OS X Apps' started by Josephu992, Jan 1, 2009.

  1. Josephu992

    Josephu992 Member

    Nov 12, 2008
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  2. PatrickGaerlan

    PatrickGaerlan Super Moderator
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    Apr 8, 2004
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    After reading the article, the way I understand it is that this is only in relation to the "private-browsing" mode of the browsers (some call it "porn-mode"). Apparently, cookies which should be deleted or not accessed during the private-browsing session aren't handled properly. It's a bigger issue if Flash is involved (which I imagine many, ummm, "entertainment" video sites use). I hope more information regarding this matter is released soon.

    I know Chrome and IE8 beta both have private-browsing modes (Safari has had this early on). Does Firefox have a private-browsing mode too?
  3. Sven

    Sven Active Member

    Nov 1, 2007
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    Uhm Firefox don't have private-browsing mode...I see that only on Safari and Chrome

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