Securing yourself from Flash cookies with BetterPrivacy

Note: This post applies primarily to Mozilla Firefox.
This is the last Firefox post for a while, I promise.
 
 

Flash LSOs, sometimes called “zombie cookies” can pose a serious privacy risk to you and your computer. BetterPrivacy allows you to control them and protect yourself from untrusted, malicious, or simply unwanted ones.

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Adblock : A wonderful invention or bad for business?

Adblock is software that blocks ads. Most commonly, it’s a browser add-on. However, there is some debate on the use and ethics of adblocking software. While it is extremely convenient, some people argue that blocking ads is wrong because the website may not get paid for showing you ads.

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