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RE: [Moderator Action] IE6 and Cookies

From: Stephen Howard-Sarin <Stephen.Howard-Sarin@cnet.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 16:10:02 -0800
Message-ID: <DA2AA1B1B8029D47A9ED792B8E4DC0A00236C6F3@zdnet02.zdz.cnwk>
To: "'Cheryl Cox'" <cheryl.cox@marketingtips.com>, "'www-p3p-policy@w3.org'" <www-p3p-policy@w3.org>
Here's how I do it...

1) Select "Internet Options" from the "Tools" menu -- a dialog box will appear.

2) Click the "Privacy" tab, then click the "Edit" button -- another dialog box appears ("Per Site Privacy Actions")

3) Type in the domain name, then click the "Allow" button -- this adds the site to your list.

4) Click the "OK" button on the Per Site dialog, then again on the Internet Option dialog.

Voila! The cookies get free reign.


-----Original Message-----
From: Cheryl Cox [mailto:cheryl.cox@marketingtips.com]
Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2002 3:50 PM
To: www-p3p-policy@w3.org
Subject: RE: [Moderator Action] IE6 and Cookies

how do you? :


-----Original Message-----
From: www-p3p-policy-request@w3.org [mailto:www-p3p-policy-request@w3.org]
Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2002 3:46 PM
To: 'Rigo Wenning'; 'Mark Gangi'
Cc: 'www-p3p-policy@w3.org'
Subject: RE: [Moderator Action] IE6 and Cookies

>> Can I create a p3p file on my site that will allow 3rd party 
>> cookies to be dropped, or is the only way to get around this to have 
>> these 3rd party sites become p3p compliant (something that I don't have 
>> any control over)?  
> So the only way here is to convince the third party-sites to use P3P. 
> Otherwise, you would have to set the privacy-level to very low on all 
> browsers as this way, no cookies are blocked anymore. But this also 
> means, that the privacy protection is disabled. 
Or you set IE6 to allow cookies from the specific sites in question. That would leave the normal privacy features intact, but still permit access to these 3rd-party, cookie-required sites.
Stephen Howard-Sarin 
CNET Networks' ZDNet.com 
Received on Thursday, 31 January 2002 19:11:05 UTC

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