Closed Bug 898773 Opened 7 years ago Closed 7 years ago

browser automatically switches between private mode(incognito) and normal mode

Categories

(Firefox :: Private Browsing, defect)

23 Branch
x86
Windows 7
defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

()

RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 768802

People

(Reporter: phaniraj75, Unassigned)

Details

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:23.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/23.0 (Beta/Release)
Build ID: 20130711122148

Steps to reproduce:

Steps to reproduce 
1)Launch firefox soon after loading i launched provate browser through ctrl+shift+p
2)In private browsing mode i entered some URLs in multiple tabs.
3)Any mouse events on private browser tabs will switch the browser to normal mode. 


Actual results:

Upon mouse event there is switch between private and normal browser.


Expected results:

Upon mouse event respective action should have taken place.
This doesn't really sound like a security issue.
Group: core-security
Component: Untriaged → Private Browsing
This is very likely bug 897077, which is a duplicate of bug 768802.

phaniraj75, if you disable the Flash Player plugin in Firefox, are you able to repro the issue?

In addition, you can test with protected mode disabled in Flash, see http://forums.adobe.com/thread/1018071?tstart=0 (§ "last resort")
Flags: needinfo?(phaniraj75)
Hey guys i tried to reproduce by disabling protected mode of as instructed in adobe forum after which i am not seeing this issue. 

One more point this issue is reproducible on websites which are mostly video sharing sites like youtube and dailymotion... once in a while i observed that issue also seen on gmail webpage. hope this info helps
Flags: needinfo?(phaniraj75)
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 768802
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