Tuesday, July 10, 2012

CMUG Lecture Notes

 Notes from my 2012-07-10 CMUG talk: 

"Privacy: a Firefox Perspective"

How to Disable Third Party Cookies in Firefox:

How to Get Add-ons for Firefox:

Add-ons Recommended by Lars:
Visualize who's tracking you in real time.

Adblock Plus:
removes ads and associated trackers making web pages load faster

Allow active content to run only from sites you trust, and protect yourself against XSS and Clickjacking attacks.

See who's tracking your web browsing and block them with Ghostery.

see the comment below regarding HTTPS Everywhere

HTTPS Everywhere:

encrypts your communications with many major websites, making your browsing more secure.

Other Links of Interest:


Electronic Frontier Foundation

Browser Signature: