[RndTbl] Web Bugs

Glen Ditchfield gjditchfield at acm.org
Sat Jun 1 11:56:58 CDT 2002

On June 1, 2002 11:00 am, ed orphan wrote:
> I've been reading an alarming article in 2600
> "How to Regain Privacy on the Net"
> which mentions web bugs... Is there any software
> I can use in Linux to
> keep these web bugs off my computer

KMail from KDE 3.0 (and possibly earlier versions) has a web bug blocker.  See 
Settings > Configure KMail..., Security settings, General tab.  "Allow mails 
to load external references from the net" is disabled by default.  The pop-up 
help for that control gives a little information about web bugs.

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