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Re: [opensuse] Firefox phones home/Google
  • From: Wolfgang Rosenauer <wolfgang@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2007 14:35:16 +0100
  • Message-id: <45C09B14.1090108@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Jan Engelhardt wrote:

> B...8"..%.g..P.......GET http://sb.google.com/safebrowsing/update?client=navclient-auto-ffox2.0.0.2pre&mozver=1.8.1.2pre-2006102300&version=goog-white-domain:1:19,goog-white-url:1:371,goog-black-url:1:8400,goog-black-enchash:1:17514 HTTP/1.1
> Host: sb.google.com
> User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8.1.2pre)
>
> Can I _please_ get information why there's spyware like this in Firefox?

Looks like you have enabled the phishing protection using external
blacklists like Google.
If you don't have it might be a bug.

> Added by SUSE?

Why would you think that?
SUSE is not getting money from Google while the Mozilla Corporation
does. (What doesn't mean that's the reason for the option)


Wolfgang
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