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Delete Super Cookies#18

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I recently learned about Super Cookies and how hard they are to delete. Are there any plans to include the option to delete Super Cookies?

a year ago
Changed the status to
Under consideration
a year ago
D

I know of a software program called “Security Task Manager” by Neuber Software that can delete Super Cookies so I know it can be done. I am an owner of CCleaner Pro and it would be great for you to include that removal option. Thanks.

a year ago
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Afaik super cookies are already cleaned and have been for years (since soon after the discovery of Super cookies.

a year ago
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Thanks for your reply Nergal. Good to know that Afaik super cookies are being cleaned in CCleaner. What about other super cookies such as DOM Storage, HSTS and Flash cookies? My Security Task Manager (Neuber Software) identifies these and cleans them after I’ve run my CCleaner program.

a year ago
N

Sorry, Dajones, I was unclear AFAIK means as far as I know. All supercookies are already cleaned by ccleaner

a year ago
D

Lol, thank you for clarifying. I have to disagree. I run CCleaner and then Security Task Manager and it always finds super cookies that Ccleaner misses.

a year ago

Hi Dajones, please can you attach a screenshot, ideally with filepaths so we can investigate?

a year ago
D

Hi Stephen. Attached are two screenshots taken this morning. Before and after running CCleaner. I hope this helps. Dave

a year ago
D

Both screenshots are taken from the Security Task Manger program from Neuber Software.

a year ago

I’ve always known there are reasons to filter and block everything proactively in advance so that these malicious websites, software and apps don’t have anything to latch on to and exploit, cool… Only wish there was a way to set-up everyone’s computers somehow, heh! xD Besides the settings, like in the screenshots, there’s a neat Windows app (& many like it, but sometimes I use this one - when I’m not setting everything it does manually :)), but it can be tricky to use; website is @ https://wpd.app/

4 months ago

They need file paths not the names of the cookies.

9 days ago