Firefox 'new tab' feature exposes users' secured info: Fix promised

Discussion in 'other software & services' started by guest, Jun 24, 2012.

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  1. guest

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  2. elapsed

    elapsed Registered Member

    Apr 5, 2004
    I feel like this has happened before when other browsers were implementing similar features? Feels familiar.
  3. Daveski17

    Daveski17 Registered Member

    Nov 11, 2008
    Bollocks! I mean gosh! I hope this doesn't mean another impromptu upgrade, I've just fixed Firefox on my notebook & it's now back as my default browser. :eek:
  4. TheWindBringeth

    TheWindBringeth Registered Member

    Feb 29, 2012
    HTTPS or HTTP, the page they were viewing could have been beyond a login and therefore contain something the user considers sensitive. I don't know how common it is for no cache directives to be used when serving login and post login pages, or to what degree that would affect this behavior of Firefox. I suppose one shouldn't rely on that anyway.
  5. tlu

    tlu Guest

    Ah, good to read :thumb: What was the problem?
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