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Which are the solutions to LSO cookies? [on hold]

Moreover, do these solutions make me "more unique" when it comes up to digital fingerprint? With LSO cookies I refer to the also named "Flash Cookies". For what concerns the second question I just ...
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Autofill Username Creation

As an administrator I have found various usernames in the autofill bar when you attempt to log in to sites. These usernames are unknown and I was wondering if anyone knew of a way that I can find out ...
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Can I Copy Flash Cookies?

I am trying to copy flash cookies onto my new PC but failing. It seems there are two locations that store flash data: %APPDATA%\Macromedia\Flash Player#SharedObjects %APPDATA%\Macromedia\Flash ...
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How do I clear cookies in Firefox?

I keep getting recommendations from specific undesired websites, although I have cleared cookies multiple times in Firefox and used CCleaner also to cleanse Firefox completely. How do I clear browser ...
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Google Chrome cookies, from Mac OSX to Windows 10

Basically my old computer broke so while I was waiting until Christmas to get a new one I had to play games, on Kongregate, on a Macbook Pro. I now have my new computer and was wondering how to ...
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Sort cookies by date

Is there any way to filter or sort cookies on Firefox by date so I can see only the most recently created cookies? In some cases I want to know what cookies a site creates so I can whitelist those ...
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Is the port 443 required when setting cookie exceptions on Chrome?

In my Chrome cookie exceptions I have a lot of https:// entries. Some have a trailing :443, some others don't. As 443 is the default HTTPS port, is it required in the exception? Would ...
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permanent cookies for downloading

I sometimes when download from premium websites their cookies expire in about 4 hours. Sometimes I need to pause the download and start again and due to cookie expiration I logout and I have to ...
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Use reverse proxy to authenticate with cookie

I have a server A running ZWay. ZWay uses cookies to allow clients to request data via http, see here. Now I have a second server B running DomotiGa which is a third party application needing to ...
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How to know which cookies are associated to a specific website?

I am using Firefox, but it could apply to all desktop-based browser (similar but different I think to this one). I am having issues logging to a specific website. All things being equals, only by ...
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Configuring a manual cookie age limit in Chrome

Is there a way to tell Chrome a max length of time before which cookies must expire? That is, I want to automatically delete any cookies that have existed for more than some configurable length of ...
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How much does browser cache/cookies impact a websites ability to load?

There's a large retailer here in the UK that can never handle the amount of traffic it gets every time there's a sale. They told me to delete my cookies and browser history, but I wanted to know how ...
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how does facebook authentication work?

I use Linux and Google chrome as browsers. I know that cookies are stored /home/gio/.config/google-chrome/Default/Cookies but deleting this file and restarting browser doesn't do anything. When I ...
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I delete cookies file in chrome but i'm still logged in after i restart chrome

Title says pretty much everything. I'm using linux and google chrome as browser. I know that cookeis are stored at /home/my_name/.config/google-chrome/Default/Cookies. I deleted this file but it seems ...
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Internet Explorer 11 can't disable localhost cookies

I'm developing a site and I need to test some functionalities with cookies disabled. I'm testing on localhost. Looks like IE 11 does not disable localhost cookies. I have tested same code with ...
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Clear HSTS when Chrome is closed

Is there a way to clear all HSTS Cookies when Chrome is closed? The option to deny cookies does not help with HSTS cookies. I used radicalresearch.co.uk/lab/hstssupercookies to check if the HSTS ...
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Chrome not blocking explicitly listed cookie from google

For some reason, when I blacklist [*.]google.com in my Cookies exceptions, I still get a cookie from www.google.com in every session! Here is is the relevant entry in the exceptions screen: And ...
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Flash LSO (Local Shared Object) Testing - AKA Flash Cookies

For Flash LSO (Local Shared Object), AKA Flash Cookies, testing, I often use: http://ie.microsoft.com/testdrive/Browser/FlashCookies/ Unfortunately, Microsoft has removed that page, and it redirects ...
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Configure browser to accept cookie under public suffix list

Background: I am setting up a 2 websites, published to azure that will share the same cookie for authentication. Because of this, the two websites will need to be under the same domain. We ...
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Browser cache and cookie transsfer

How to transfer cache and cookie of Firefox browser to opera browser? I have tried different method but can't find a way out?
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How do I export Internet Explorer' s cookies from the command line?

The question is pretty self-explanatory so how do I export Internet Explorer' s cookies from the command line ? I know about Import and Export property from inside IE but what If I want to do this ...
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Replacing cookies file doesn't change anything in google chrome

I have linux as my main environment and windows 7 intalled on my virtual machine. What I'm trying to do is replace Cookies file with another file to change my cookies. I logged in with account A on ...
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cookies not set in request header

We are doing a load test where we push the load from a agent machine(we call it loader) to our application server which is in cluster. The client request hits a Load Balancer which would then forward ...
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Set and block external changes on a cookie

Apple is blocking a webpage because they don't have a French translation and they think I'm French: I know that it works if the "locale" variable is something else like EN-US, here is the cookie ...
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Strategy & Steps to whitelist Chrome cookies for Sites whose logins & passwords are saved?

Strategy & Steps to whitelist Chrome cookies for Sites whose logins & passwords are saved? Current: Have lots of logins & passwords saved in Google Chrome; fewer in opera & firefox ...
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How to get rid of my personal details from AdChoices?

I've visited some random page for the first time and to my surprise my personal previously posted advert on Gumtree (not specifically the one below) appeared in the public advert. I would like to ...
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How to copy Chrome cookies on Android to Chrome on Windows?

Is there a way to do this? I found a few extensions that can do it but doesn't work on Android Chrome. Is rooting required?
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Understand structure of Chrome User Profile data to Transfer to new PC/ OS & avoid Settings corruption Error?

Older answers are not working so I'm including things that may work in pieces. Chrome Version: 44.0.2403.155 m - 44.0.2403.157 m I used to be able to copy entire Chrome User Profile\Default from OS ...
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How to make Firefox open all links in a private window by default?

How to make Firefox open all links in a private window by default? (I mean, unless I manually chose to open a link in "normal" mode, or it's a link from a site to itself, it should open it in a ...
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View when cookies or temp files where used last

I was wondering if it is possible to view when a cookie or tmp file was last used by the internet. For example, if the cookie was used yesterday could I see that in properties or log it in a text ...
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How to view the content of cookie file

In the chrome,lists all the cookie and site data.In that the contents are in some format.I need to know all in that section detail(settings->advanced settings->privacy->cookie->site data) in chrome. ...
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How if at all is it useful to clear cookies when clearing the cache? [closed]

The Refreshyourcache site (http://www.refreshyourcache.com/) does not mention clearing cookies, and says that its instructions "to clear your browser's cache [will force] it to download all latest ...
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How can Chrome browser cookies cause internet issues?

Alright, so I'll make this as short and concise as possible. I have both DishNET and mobile data/hotspot for internet. I noticed DishNET was really slow today(I would estimate less than 5KB), so I ...
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When a subdomain considers me logged out while I'm logged into the main site, why does clicking a login link instantly log me in? [closed]

Like if I'm logged out on battlelog.battlefield.com, but logged in on origin.com, as soon as I click LOG IN, it instantly performs the login without me having to enter my username or password. What ...
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Remove specific cookie on firefox

I am doing some testing of firefox and got myself into situation where I need some cookies to be present while some others to be removed. I could write javascript that would do this, but was wondering ...
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How to export Firefox 39 cookies

I am using firefox 39. I'd like to export some cookies on the browser into a text or json format. there are multiple cookie exporters listed in the firefox add on directory (screenshot) , but most ...
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Where is autofill in stored?

When I changed the filename of the firefox cookies file I noticed that when I went to facebook I now did not instantly get on my account as I normaly do. I expected this to happen. However when I came ...
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How do I auto-accept all website cookie warnings?

Every time I go to any website in the UK it asks me if I accept cookies or not. Is there a way to disable this question and accept all cookies universally?
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How can I add a cookie to a mobile (kindle) browser?

I'm having problems logging in to a site on my kindle; the browser isn't too great. I want to log in on a computer, copy the cookie, and get that on to the kindle browser; I think it might work after ...
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Can cookies read information from different Firefox profiles?

I've been working now for a couple of years by splitting my web activity in different firefox profiles. I use one only for gmail, another one for general browsing and some others for spotify and ...
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Edit cookies in Internet Explorer 10

Is there a way to modify a cookie in IE10? (windows 7) I've tried editing the cookie in the following folder but it had no effect: C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies\
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How does a website remember me after I've deleted cookies?

A news site I visit often has a limit on 10 views a month. I don't log in and I delete my full browser history and use Chrome incognito mode. The website still remembers my page view count. I'm ...
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Can not disable cookies for HTTPS pages

In Firefox v36 (Windows) I set the Privacy / History option to "Never Remember History", but they still seem to be used for HTTPS pages. For example the page ...
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How to alert if an unwanted Cookie was set on my own website?

My website needs 4 different cookies. From time to time an additional cookie appears (Update: for my domain!) that is not set through my PHP code. As I do not use external javascripts as long I'm ...
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What happens to a site that is NOT in trusted sites?

Anytime that I open a web app (uses javascript ESRI code) via window.showModalDialog I get the following error: Using window.open does not cause any issues. I have played around with privacy ...
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What is preventing Firefox from deleting active logins/cookies on exit?

Alright, so I want Firefox to delete all active logins/cache when I close it. My privacy settings are: Accept cookies from sites Accept third-party cookies: Always Keep until: I close Firefox ...
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Can Amazon or eBay track and identify your PC or router MAC address? [closed]

I read on many blogs about Amazon seller department being able to see seller's MAC address. Is that true? I mean I understand that they can track you with your public IP address or browser ...
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Proper use of “network.cookie.lifetime.days” in Firefox

Firefox doesn't have an option in its Privacy menu to select for how long to keep cookies, it's either all or nothing. A workaround is to set network.cookie.lifetimePolicy to 3 and then set the number ...
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Why is Chrome not Blocking Third-Party Cookies on YouTube Visit?

Here's my Chrome configuration. You can see it's configured to block third-party cookies and for the most part it does just that. There's one weird exception, however. When I visit the site ...
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Is there a way to block the Verizon tracking cookie using Privoxy?

I'm using Privoxy on a DD-WRT router to do ad blocking on my local network. Is there modification I can make to the Privoxy configuration to block the infamous Verizon tracking cookie?