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Removing a Cookie from the Command Line in Windows

How the heck do you remove a cookie from the command line in windows xp?

anon
Tuesday, August 24, 2004

You slowly eat it.

TheGeezer
Tuesday, August 24, 2004

Here is the information you desire:

FORMAT C:

Thank you for your attention.

anon-y-mous cow-ard
Tuesday, August 24, 2004

How did the cookie get on the command line in the first place?

.
Tuesday, August 24, 2004

You have to change directories using the change directory command to the directory that stores the cookies.  This directory is normally user specific.  Just replace the word User in the directory listing below with your user name.

cd C:\Documents and Settings\User\Cookies

Then you have to delete the cookie files using the delete file command.

del *.*

Only issue that command in the directory in which you find the cookies.

There is one file that will not be deleted and that is the index.dat file.  This is used by the FBI and the CIA to track you when you look at porn.


Tuesday, August 24, 2004

>> There is one file that will not be deleted and that is the index.dat file.  This is used by the FBI and the CIA to track you when you look at porn.

This is no joke. A close friend of my brothers is serving some *serious* time for just such a thing...also make sure you aint using any "Government Certified" crypto algos...NSAs got huge backdoors to *all* of them.

anon-y-mous cow-ard
Tuesday, August 24, 2004

When you use the Opera browser the CIA and FBI can't spy on you, because, as a Swedish product, they don't have the power to demand the index.dat cookie.

But some sites won't work as a result, mainly big American sites that are also tapped by the spooks.

It's not paranoia
Wednesday, August 25, 2004

The various American government agencies don't need a special browser to monitor your activity.

They have access to the power grid and can trace any activity in your computer anytime you plug it in the wall...

...Unless you use a laptop on battery.  Then you are safe from them.  But, never, and I repeat, NEVER, plug it in to the wall - once you do that, you have breached the security and "they" can see everything you've been up to.

So, the ultimate solution (which I do), is just buy a laptop, use it until the orginal battery charge wears out, then buy a new one and replace the new one's hard drive with the old one, ad infinitum.  I haven't ever had a problem with the government since.

Oh, and I place boxes of tinfoil on my roof so they can't see in.**

** I was to lazy to unroll them so I just bought a lot of them and placed them side-by-side.


Wednesday, August 25, 2004

Ha Ha.  You guys are paranoid.

When is looking at porn a crime in the US? When it's kiddie porn.

I gotta a hunch that your cousin deserves to be serving some "serious" time.

Yet another anon
Wednesday, August 25, 2004

"When you use the Opera browser the CIA and FBI can't spy on you, because, as a Swedish product, they don't have the power to demand the index.dat cookie."

Actually, does anyone remember when you couldn't export 128bit SSL?

www.MarkTAW.com
Wednesday, August 25, 2004

"Actually, does anyone remember when you couldn't export 128bit SSL? "

Unicode bug in the spooks' decrypt farm. It is solved now.

Just me (Sir to you)
Wednesday, August 25, 2004

Wow.  Thanks, you fucking idiots.

anon
Wednesday, August 25, 2004

That is an apropos response.

Bored Bystander
Wednesday, August 25, 2004

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