Closed Bug 572668 Opened 12 years ago Closed 12 years ago
Remove the crypto strength token from the UA string
Steps to reproduce: 1) Load http://www.delorie.com:81/some/url.txt Actual results: The User-Agent string has the token " U;", which signifies that the browser provides crypto support that is stronger than what the "international" builds of Netscape offered circa 1995. Expected results: Expected this long-obsolete token not to be sent on every HTTP request. Additional information: This isn't actually fingerprinting-relevant, but since this is a suggesting UA string change, marking a dependency on the bug tracking suggested UA string changes. IE doesn't send the " U;" token.
Assignee: nobody → wesongathedeveloper
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #451924 - Flags: review?(bzbarsky)
Comment on attachment 451924 [details] [diff] [review] Patch r=bzbarsky. Do you need this landed?
Attachment #451924 - Flags: review?(bzbarsky) → review+
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla1.9.3b2
This reference document on the wiki probably needs to be updated after this change. https://developer.mozilla.org/en/User_Agent_Strings_Reference
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