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Standard User Chrysalis
(legend) Fri 15-May-15 13:49:45
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firefox now prevents web devs from blocking password manager

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About time I say.

I have posted a few times how preventing password managers work on web pages is a false security measure, and actually can make things worse because it forces people to type in passwords which can be logged with a keylogger and it encourages simple weak passwords to be used, now firefox38 overides the web developer and will no longer support the function for username/password fields.

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Edited by Chrysalis (Fri 15-May-15 21:38:22)

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