BetterPrivacy-signed Version History

20 versions

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Version 1.73 152.1 kB Works with Firefox 46.0 and later

Version 1.70 149.7 kB Works with Firefox 46.0 and later

fixed issue with Firefox 46

Version 1.69 149.0 kB Works with Firefox 42.0 and later

fixed: Compatibality with Firefox 42+
removed: Some obsolete code

Version 1.68.1-signed 138.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later

- fixed: BetterPrivacy timer restores Firefox from minimized state or sets focus to Firefox window
- fixed: BetterPrivacy edit protection list function removes exclusions
- fixed: BetterPrivacy supporting FF versions >= 10

Version 1.67.1-signed 138.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 and later

- fixed: BetterPrivacy might freeze Firefox on Linux Ubuntu OS
- fixed: BetterPrivacy ignores time range if removing usual cookies
- fixed: Incompatibility with some add-ons and probably other reported issues that could not be confirmed in tests

Version 1.66.1-signed 137.2 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 and later

- fixed: BetterPrivacy might freeze Firefox on quit or restart
- fixed: If editing protected paths with auto-escaping disabled, BetterPrivacy still escapes on FF start
- fixed: Danish locale (da)

Version 1.51.1-signed 115.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 and later

- fixed reported issue where automatic LSO deletion could fail if configured in Firefox privacy options
- namespace and security improvements according to latest Mozilla guidelines

Version 1.50.1-signed 112.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 and later

This is a privacy-related update with critical severity!
- updated LSO footprint and hash-algorithm (LSO detection module)
- added classifier information for settings-/default- and local LSO types
- updated FAQ

Version 1.49.1-signed 119.8 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 - 2.1b3

- bugfix: Firefox privacy custom setting for LSO removal was not remembered<br>
- removed: for FF >= v.4.0: DOM storage deletion (use clear private data instead; caveat: see MDN - Storage location and clearing the data<br>
- note: I appreciate that LSO's soon can be removed by the new native Firefox API since bug 508167 has been fixed, see bug 508167<br>

Version 1.48.3.1-signed 114.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 and later, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 - 2.1b2

- changed namespace for utils to bputils to avoid conflicts
- bugfix: Checking the box Don't ask again on quitting Firefox had no effect
- bugfix: Add LSO item to Firefox history settings had no effect

Version 1.47.4 109.6 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 - 2.0.*

- fix for BetterPrivacy 'empty window issue' - caused by new Firefox bug #555613 (duplicate to #550539)
-Thanks to the amazing work of the BabelZilla team I could add the first 10 locales (translations),

da-DK
de-DE
es-AR
fr
nl
pt-BR
tr-TR
vi
zh-CN
zh-TW\

Version 1.47 71.7 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 - 2.0.*

- fixed issue with FF 3.6 where showing the LSO manager could use 100% CPU
- added german locale

Version 1.45 65.5 kB Works with Firefox 3.5 - 3.6.*, SeaMonkey 2.0a1 - 2.0.*

Just removed a debug line which prevented the addon from being approved.

Version 1.29 24.6 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre

Solves a namespace conflict with the Grab & Drag addon

Version 1.28 24.6 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre

DOM storage file is reset if the option is toggeled, also fixes issues reported by users

Version 1.27 24.6 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre

-Added option: Ask for cookie deletion on exit
-Improved cookie-folder detection algorithm (should work perfectly for all systems)

Version 1.25 24.6 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre

~Fixed: Betterprivacy neither asked nor deleted LSO's on exit if Java Quickstarter (part of JAVA) is present
+Added: Betterprivacy checks for valid Flash data folder path and warns if it is invalid
+Added: If delete all LSO's is pressed, the LSO manager asks if protected objects should be excluded.

Version 1.24 23.6 kB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 3.6a1pre

+Improved LSO Manager: Cookies and Cookiefolders can be configured to be excluded from auto-deletion.
+LSO Manager also shows modification time of cookies
+Cookie counter is cumulative now
+Added auto-deletion on application exit (new default)
+User now is asked if a cookie is about to be deleted (new installations only and can be disabled)
+Improved compatibility with Linux and Mac systems (missing Ok-button)
+Improved detection of default cookie
+Converted preferences from objection namespace to BetterPrivacy
+Wrapped some loose variables, code cleanup

Version 1.23 21.5 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.6a1pre

Compatibility update for new Firefox version
Just to be sure - added safety measures to prevent interactions with FF's profile folder.

Version 1.22 21.5 kB Works with Firefox 1.5 - 3.0.*

Eleminated incompatibility with Objection