[tbb-bugs] #22151 [Applications/Tor Browser]: use security Vs usability scheme in security settings

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#22151: use security Vs usability scheme in security settings
 Reporter:  i139                                 |          Owner:  tbb-
                                                 |  team
     Type:  defect                               |         Status:  closed
 Priority:  Medium                               |      Milestone:
Component:  Applications/Tor Browser             |        Version:
 Severity:  Normal                               |     Resolution:
 Keywords:  tbb-torbutton, tbb-security-slider,  |  duplicate
  tbb-usability                                  |  Actual Points:
Parent ID:                                       |         Points:
 Reviewer:                                       |        Sponsor:
Changes (by linda):

 * status:  new => closed
 * resolution:   => duplicate


 Like blockflare has mentioned, we've already studied the tradeoff between
 usability and security here:
 Specifically, we tell them how some features will break as security
 increases, and label the options "safe, safer, safest" to indicate
 security levels.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/22151#comment:4>
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