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Re: New possible scam method : forged websites using XUL (Firefox)
From: "Peter J. Holzer" <hjp () wsr ac at>
Date: Tue, 3 Aug 2004 10:11:16 +0200
On 2004-08-02 11:59:17 +0200, Peter J. Holzer wrote:
(few people know that mozilla can do that, and even for those, editing
user.js is tedious).
More on the lines of "few people know that Mozilla can do that":
Daniel Veditz wrote in
| Or we could just force the location bar to be on using the existing
| pref, but obviously there must be some reluctance to that or it'd be
| done already.
So I started to look for the "existing pref", and sure enough, if you
in your prefs.js, the spoof looks much less convincing.
(You can also set this preference via "about:config".)
_ | Peter J. Holzer | Shooting the users in the foot is bad.
|_|_) | Sysadmin WSR / LUGA | Giving them a gun isn't.
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