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Where can you see the data that's been recorded by a tracking cookie?

I've always read that cookies can, and do, store sensitive information such as OTHER websites that you've visited outside the one to which the cookie belongs. I've started to read up about it and can ...
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Ghostery shows “chango” trackers on sites that shouldn't have trackers at all

If I visit pages which should not have trackers like www.google.com, my Ghostery addon signals that "chango" is blocked. I asked a colleague to install Ghostery and check if he sees the tracker too, ...
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internet memory

How do I delete the cookies (I think that is what it is called) that track the internet use so that it remembers the most common phrases or searches entered into the window and pops up with a list?
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Preboot AntiTheft [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Theft protection system that can survive a fomatting? I am looking for a piece of software which wil let me track my laptop in the event its stolen, before windows ...
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Determining the way the IPv6 interface identifier was created

In IPv6 the 64bit interface identifier of an IPv6 address can be determined in one of 3 ways: Stateless Address Autoconfiguration: put in the MAC address of the NIC (+ FF:FE and flip a bit). ...
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How to remove tracking cookies

I am looking for a tool that will be able to (ideally) proactively block tracking cookies in a browser as I don't really like to see the relevant ad from the sites I visited on other web sites. After ...
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Software to track installation?

Is there a software which can track files, register, ... of an installation of a software then it can roll back everything like we have never install a software ?
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Is there an application that allows me to track changes to the operating system when installing software?

For example I need to know the files created by the installation, the registry key entries, system changes, etc. It would be ideal if I could revert the installation. The solution should not be ...
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Track device network activity

Context can be added to this question if needed - let me know in a comment. I need to log the network activity of my Nintendo DSi. I tried WireShark and Microsoft Network Monitor but couldn't get ...
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How can I log which sites an iPhone app uses?

Is there a Proxy server app for mac that allows me to setup a local proxy server so I can log/track which sites an iPhone app visits? Thank you in advance!
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How can I disable email tracking in Outlook?

I found out that someone can actually track if I deleted an email they sent to me in Outlook or not. Are there are any ways to disable this feature?
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Can I track the change of a PHP website? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What tools can be used to keep track of changes on web pages? http://www.readfree.net/bbs/register.PHP (Google translated version: ...
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Open-source cross-platform (or MacOSX) tracking software [closed]

I'm searching for some software (or some simple scripts or even only code snippets) which: is Open Source runs in the background collects some information most importantly location information ...
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Vertical mouse tracking reversed in OS X Lion at EFI Login Window

I am using a Razer Deathadder 3500dpi mouse and in 10.7, the vertical tracking is inverted at the EFI login window. I have FileVault enabled, so this is the password entry screen immediately after ...
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What means do I have to catch a Hacker that cracked in one of my computers? [closed]

OS: Windows 7 Enterprise Edition (90 Day Trial Version) I put my computer into a DMZ so that I could host a server for a little while. (Port Forwarding was not working in my version of DD-WRT that I ...
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How to track if email was read

I want to track if clients read my emails. I need to track it on a single email level, i.e. not just receiving general statistics such as: 25 users opened the newsletter, but to know that ...
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How to track what setup.exe has installed

Is there a way to track what the setup file has installed? Everything - Registry, files. Is there a way to track down what kind of files software creates? Cookies & all other files it creates on ...
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How can I track time on a website from multiple IPs

I was wondering if there is a way to track time on a certain web site from my local computers / devices here. I wanna track from iPods, iPhones, laptops, desktops, etc to lets say facebook.com or ...
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Internet Explorer 9: do not track: enable and disable

I tried googling for a how-to on how to enable and disable "do not track" in Internet Explorer 9 but could not find anything. I could only find "press releases". Please let me know the step-by-step ...
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Tracing adware - Mysterious ads being opened in Chrome

[EDIT] I found the piece of adware - turns out it was made in some automation software and was designed too simply to be detected by Spybot et al. I'll mark the best answer below, but it didn't ...
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Do Google and Facebook keep track of the sites I browse outside of their own sites?

I've noticed that on a lot of news sites and stuff, there is that icon that says "Share with Facebook" and sometimes even information about friends that have commented on the particular news article. ...
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Monitor hard drive changes to files

Several months ago I saw someone using an application that showed him files on the computer being modified in real time. Basically there was an application that wasn't working correctly, so he ...
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How does the new IE9 Anti-Tracking feature work?

What is so special about the new IE9 Anti-Tracking feature? What does this have to do with W3C compliance and HTML5? Isn't this just a browser feature? As I understand it, it is a normal blocklist ...
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Tracking my home IP from anywhere on the internet?

I have an ISP that serves semi-permanent IPv4 addresses. They can't promise fixed IP addresses, but unexpected changes are quite rare. This begs me to ask however: what would be the easiest/most ...
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Is there a method or application that will enable me to track how long I actively interact with particular applications and/or files on OSX?

I'd like to track how much time I spend interacting with various applications and files on OS X. I found SLife in my search, but it is a web / subscription service. Is there any other OS X ...
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Difficult to point-and-click target with Apple Magic Trackpad?

My Magic Trackpad is great for most things involving dragging and gestures, but for simple point-and-click use it is starting to get really annoying. For example, my bank has a numeric code that I ...
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Is there any way to view which applications are accessing the Internet on Mac OS X?

I think I remember a command line utility that did this, but I can't remember what it's called and a few Google searches turn up nothing.
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Application to track internet activity

I don't have any anti virus installed in my machine, I have only firewall installed in my machine. Some program is trying to connect internet and download something. I don't know which application is ...
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How can I check if an old email I sent has been opened by the recipient?

I sent an email a few months ago. I still have a copy of the email I sent, but there was no tracker or read receipt. Can I still find out if this email was opened?
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Is there any online/desktop tool to keep up with blogs?

Is there any tool that can help to keep up with 10 blogs? I want to be able to check from one place which blog has a new post. Instead of manualy check them one be one. Operating System: Windows 7
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What's the best self-tracking software for Linux? [closed]

I'm looking for a way to track myself and receive quality data upon which I can write future scripts/programs. For example, I use Google Reader a lot. I'd like to track the hrefs that garner my ...
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With Bluetooth keyboard, Bluetooth mouse movement is jerky on Macbook Pro

I have a Macbook Pro 2,2 from early 2007. I've been using a Targus Bluetooth Laser Mouse for Mac for over a year now and its been wonderful (except for the optical scroll). Tracking has been as smooth ...
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How mail tracking works?

whoreadme is the web site that helps to track mail reader's location as well as it acknowledges when reader opens mail. What is the concept of detection behind this?
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Is there a Windows Media Player plugin to send music info to a webpage?

I'm looking for a way to track my music playing on my website and am trying to find a way to post the music information, such as all the music file details (i.e. title, album, year, etc), when the ...
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url shortener with IP tracking [closed]

Is there any url shortener with IP tracking? I have tried bit.ly but it only tracks ip country. Any other redirect service with IP tracking?
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Keeping websites from knowing where I live

This questions is related to issues and practicality, not security. I live in Brazil and, apparently, every single website I visit knows about it. Usually that's okay. But there are quite a few ...
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Tracking network (internet) packages in Windows

Is there a good application to track incoming and outgoing network packages for Windows 7? In other words monitoring my PC's network traffic.
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Tracking price from multiple e-commerce websites [closed]

I remember seeing some softwares or web services that allow me to track prices of products. I just can't remember what they were. I need a tool that can track some prices of products from ...
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Laptop Tracking System

Is there any software / hardware to track a laptop? Could you put something in your laptop that would identify it's location if a thief turned it on and connected to the internet?
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Track my lost laptop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to prepare your PC or laptop for theft Today I was searching for some software which can track my lost laptop. There, I found a software for Windows XP and Vista which ...
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Control truetype font tracking in fontforge

I'm designing a font intended to be used mainly as a subtitle font. It's a sans-serif font not unlike Helvetica. The em size is 2000 (I know it "should" be 2048 for a truetype font), the ...