Google and GMail use LSO Super Cookies

LSO Super Cookies?  Well It was News to Me! I this article in “Windows Secrets” by Woody Leonhard, Eliminate Flash-spawned ‘zombie’ cookies, he describes how they are generated as un-deletable cookies by Flash applications, which compromises user privacy, in the sense that they do stuff to your hard disc and network without your permission! So… Continue reading Google and GMail use LSO Super Cookies

More Norton Problems

I’ve just seen this posting from Windows Secrets which describes at some length the extra (recent) problems with Norton (Symantech) Security products. Whenever I’ve had to deal with this I always used the little un-installer available from the Symantech website to clean out the thing from a system. It always seemed to work okay –… Continue reading More Norton Problems