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August 17th, 2009, 02:30 AM
I read an article last week in Wired that said that Adobe Flash player uses its own independent cookie system to track your activity on the internet.

I was wondering if this was also the case with the Ubuntu Flash Plugin? And if so how does one stop that.


August 17th, 2009, 03:15 AM
use the flash tool on this website:


Crunchy the Headcrab
August 17th, 2009, 03:34 AM
I believe bleachbit deletes flash cookies. I've never used it nor do I know if it is safe.

August 17th, 2009, 11:51 AM
Get the Firefox add-0n "BetterPrivacy" ... it will delete those flash cookies at shutdown .