Secure Sanitizer Version History

5 versions

Be careful with old versions!

These versions are displayed for reference and testing purposes. You should always use the latest version of an add-on.

Version 0.5.0 20.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

*) a bug fix : random numbers were cached in a buffer and reused multiple times. This was incorrect. This has been fix now for a better security. On the other hand wiping is much slower than before (4-5 times).

*) statistical information added during wiping : amount of data wiped and time spent to do this.

*) all possible errors detected by the application are displayed in the Error Console of FF.

Version 0.4.0 20.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.0 and later

Code partially rewritten :
*) better cache traversal algorithm;
*) new design for the progress meter update.

Bug fix :
*) in previous version a software regression was introduced: invoking SecureSanitizer from toolbar button did not work. Solved.

N.B.: Versions of Firefox prior to Firefox 3 are no longer supported.

Version 0.3.4 12.3 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 and later

2 bugs fixed:
* solved a problem reported by some users: under some circumstances files were not wiped;
* wipe type choice is again available in Privacy settings.

Version 0.3.3 12.3 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 and later

You can change default wiping type in Tools > Options > Privacy.

Version 0.3.2 13.3 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 and later

Bug fixed: Secure Sanitizer "froze" when cache size was setted to 0Mb.