Covering Records of Online
Activity Left on Your Hard Drive by the Firefox Browser
browser contains excellent built-in privacy features. You can quickly
delete traces of your online activity by going to TOOLS > OPTIONS >
PRIVACY > CLEAR ALL.
Note, however, your tracks are insecurely deleted. Inexpensive
software recovery tools can easily uncover your tracks.
The files you need to wipe to securely delete your Firefox
browser tracks are listed below. You need to change "Your Profile Name"
to match your own Windows installation. Also, the folder called
"9k342x66.default" will be different for every user. Adjust as
All of the files and folders are located in this folder:
C:\Documents and Settings\Your Profile Name\Application
SAVED FORM INFORMATION:
DOWNLOAD MANAGER HISTORY:
\Cache.Trash (this is a folder, not a file)
Add these to Mutilate File Wiper's Power Mutilator form for easy
access. You should be able delete these files without any
adverse complications. Please note, however, some sites, such
as Microsoft, may require intact cookies
to perform some features. You may have to re-register &
establish a new cookie.
Warning: The above information is provided "as
is" without warranty of any kind. Proceed at your own risk. I
will not be responsible for any complications resulting from
the use or misuse of this information.
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