better privacy/lso's

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dana Vibberts

20 Mar, 2012 10:15 PM

Hello. I was watching glenn beck on his site gbtv on Safari over a secure connection. I also had tenfourfox 10.0.3 open and the gbtv site on Safari was depositing lso's on the lso manager in tenfourfox! Just wondering how that was happening? Regards, Dana

  1. 1 Posted by lulz on 20 Mar, 2012 10:22 PM

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    lol

  2. 2 Posted by Dana Vibberts on 20 Mar, 2012 10:25 PM

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    On Mar 20, 2012, at 6:20 PM, lulz wrote:
    #remove thread

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Cameron Kaiser on 21 Mar, 2012 03:48 AM

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    I'm not sure what you mean by an LSO.

  4. 4 Posted by huh on 21 Mar, 2012 06:15 AM

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    What you're saying suggests that there is a common LSO directory, to my best knowledge these are flash cookies so that isn't shocking. As you seem to have discovered BetterPrivacy, I would encourage you to continue using that solution to manage LSO's.

  5. 5 Posted by Dana Vibberts on 21 Mar, 2012 10:06 AM

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    I figured it out. Tenfourfox's better privacy(under tools) finds all
    lso's(supercookies), even if stored by other apps such as safari.

  6. Support Staff 6 Posted by Cameron Kaiser on 21 Mar, 2012 01:22 PM

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    Yes, the BetterPrivacy add-on is very good for that kind of management. I'm glad it works for you. Please re-open if there is another question or issue related to this.

  7. Cameron Kaiser closed this discussion on 21 Mar, 2012 01:22 PM.

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