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    Default Article: Flash cookies can compromise your privacy



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    This is a great tip - thank you! I cleared my cookies a few months ago, and I was surprised to see how many sites had stored Flash cookies since then. They're gone now!

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    For Firefox users, this looks to be an excellent plug-in to block Flash cookies:

    https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/6623/

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    Great tip but I note that some cleaners, specifically CCleaner, does indeed clear flash cookies too. See: Piriform - Cleaning Flash cookies. And as noted in that link, you can change how Flash stores cookies by changing the defaults.
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    some really nice tips . thank you very much for sharing .