[tor-bugs] #523 [TorBrowserButton]: New Identity Button

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#523: New Identity Button
    Reporter:  mikeperry         |       Owner:  mikeperry                    
        Type:  enhancement       |      Status:  closed                       
    Priority:  major             |   Milestone:  TorBrowserBundle 2.2.x-stable
   Component:  TorBrowserButton  |     Version:  1.1                          
  Resolution:  fixed             |    Keywords:  MikePerryIteration20110814   
      Parent:                    |      Points:  8                            
Actualpoints:  8                 |  
Changes (by mikeperry):

  * status:  assigned => closed
  * resolution:  None => fixed
  * actualpoints:  => 8


 Alright this is finished. Here is the list of things done:

 1. Tag all tabs as non-tor
 2. Disables Javascript and plugins on all tabs
 3. Clears state:
    a. OCSP
    b. Cache
    c. Site-specific zoom
    d. Cookies+DOM Storage+safe browsing key
    e. google wifi geolocation token
    f. http auth
    g. SSL Session IDs
    h. last open location url
 4. Sends tor the NEWNYM signal to get a new circuit

 We still need to do a little better job SSL state, in particular
 intermediate certificates are not yet properly cleared. See #2739 for

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/523#comment:29>
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