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Failings of the Same-Origin Policy

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This definitely has not gotten enough attention. Originally discussed here in 2006 by a team of people from Stanford, there exists a class of attacks on browsers that enables one to identify which sites a user has visited through either their caching mechanism or CSS. The white paper can be read here, but in short: <style ...

Stylish, userstyles.org

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Stylish is a Firefox plugin I use that allows me to have user stylesheets on a per-site basis. That alone wouldn't be a killer app, but what makes it so special is this: it also has a remote repository of user stylesheets organized by site and available to browse with the click of a mouse. That ...