Posts Tagged ‘privacy lawsuit’

Deleted your cookies? think again…

July 28, 2010

Recently filed lawsuit against Quantcast, MySpace, ABC and many more asserts that these companies have violated eavesdropping and hacking laws because embedded into users’ Flash programs are hidden cookies that tracks information back to these websites and more.

Erasing cookie off browser not enough

It appears that Flash stores cookies for these media properties websites where users can’t readily erase them allowing these companies to continue to access updated demographic information without the users know about it.

Here is a copy of the complaint: