[tbb-bugs] #10089 [Applications/Tor Browser]: middlemouse.contentLoadURL is set to true by default

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Sat Apr 30 02:58:37 UTC 2016

#10089: middlemouse.contentLoadURL is set to true by default
 Reporter:  WDXfjqDN4QKGYrlY                     |          Owner:  tbb-
     Type:  enhancement                          |  team
 Priority:  Very Low                             |         Status:  new
Component:  Applications/Tor Browser             |      Milestone:
 Severity:  Normal                               |        Version:
 Keywords:  middlemouse, privacy, tbb-firefox-   |     Resolution:
  patch                                          |  Actual Points:
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 Reviewer:                                       |        Sponsor:
Changes (by martingale):

 * severity:   => Normal


 I found this ticket after accidentally middle-click navigating to a URL
 that would uniquely identify me. Please set middlemouse.contentLoadURL =
 false by default, at the very least in the hardened bundle.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/10089#comment:7>
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