> On Thu, 13 Oct 2005 11:19:17 -0400, in message
> <diltuj$[hidden email]>, Dave wrote:
>> Subject: FF Wish: Web beacon block/notify
>> Can this be done?
> Any image on a page could be used as a web beacon.
> • Not all web beacons are transparent gifs.
> • Not all transparent gifs are web beacons; transparent gifs
> are also used for layout spacing.
> To be sure of blocking web beacons, block all images.
> • Depending on your OS, go to either "Tools -> Options" or
> "Edit -> Preferences", and look for the setting
> [ ] Load Images
What about frames? I bet they could be used. So you'd better turn them
either. Or cookies.
Maybe you shouldn't use the Web at all. What's so terrible about being
tracked and whatnot?