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Re: CSS and Security

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Sat, 19 Apr 2003 11:52:34 -0700
Cc: Ernest Cline <ernestcline@mindspring.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Message-Id: <1543E2F2-7298-11D7-BB64-0003930E8CF0@idyllmtn.com>


On Friday, April 18, 2003, at 06:26  AM, Ian Hickson wrote:

> On Wed, 16 Apr 2003, Kynn Bartlett wrote:
>>
>> It's interesting to note, though, that there are security problems
>> generated by CSS.  In specific, it's possible to make a style sheet
>> which lets the server know if the user has visited certain sites
>> recently.
>
> Privacy, not security.

Fair enough. :)  Correction accepted!

--Kynn

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