RequestPolicy for Linux Publisher's description
from Justin Samuel
RequestPolicy is an extension for Mozilla....
RequestPolicy is an extension for Mozilla browsers that improves the privacy and security of your browsing by giving you control over when cross-site requests are allowed by webpages you visit. It is the first comprehensive client-side protection against CSRF attacks and the first tool to enable the use of modern browsers without cross-site information leakage.
What's New in This Release:Bug fixes:
В· Cross-site redirects from favicon requests bypass whitelist.
В· Redirection to protocol-relative URLs can bypass the whitelist. (Thanks, Mike Cardwell, for discovering and reporting this.)
В· Some missing image indicators have very small width.
В· Missing image indicators unreliable on Firefox 4.
В· Some context menu sections and status icon respond to right clicks, showing another menu.
В· Non-integer meta refresh delay considered invalid.
В· Occasional error removing history listener when closing window.
В· "File Not Found" about:neterror page shown when blocked redirect has "Content-Disposition: attachment;".
В· Remember position on page reload.
В· Show alt text on mouseover of missing image indicator (alt text added to title attribute).
В· Observation of https-everywhere URL rewrites incorrectly handled URLs with fragments.
В· Requests from Update Scanner blocked and can't be whitelisted through the RequestPolicy menu.
В· Local validation requests by Web Developer extension blocked.
System Requirements:В· Mozilla Firefox
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall