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On Fri, 30 Jul 2010, tom wrote:
Apparently you can (mis)use Flash to create cookies - so there you thinking you've deleted all them there cookies and Flash is re-creating yet another security hole!
Sadly, this is nothing new - and web designers/flash writers have been doing it for a long time. Another reason to run flashblocker under firefox.
I often see a little flash app in the top-left, seemingly out of place, but enable it and you get nothing as all it's done is send a cookie back to somewhere...
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