Amedee Van Gasse (ub)
amedee-ubuntu at amedee.be
Fri Jun 4 07:41:21 UTC 2010
On Fri, June 4, 2010 03:38, Hal Burgiss wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 3, 2010 at 6:03 PM, Nathan Bahn <nathan.bahn at gmail.com>
>> Attention all--
>> I have read (at least, insofar as Windows operating systems are
>> concerned) that Java Script should be disabled on web browsers whenever
>> possible because of drive-by infections from infected websites. Does
>> this also apply to Linux?
> causing trouble, such as cookie theft.
> it, might have be done pretty selectively.
For Firefox on Linux as well as Windows I strongly recommend the NoScript
on again per page or domain.
It can be a bit of a nuisance for casual browsing, but if you have a fixed
set of websites that you visit almost every day, then you can allow
itself, not from the third-party sites, then you will have a much cleaner
and faster browsing experience. Especially if combined with the AdBlock
Too bad for websites that rely on those banners for their income: they
CSS. This also matters for people with visual impairment if I'm not
vulnerability blocking. I don't know how that works, I never configure it
that way. But it seems to be interesting for people who don't want to
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