[tor-bugs] #3414 [TorBrowserButton]: Apply referer policy to window.name

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#3414: Apply referer policy to window.name
    Reporter:  mikeperry         |       Owner:  mikeperry                      
        Type:  defect            |      Status:  closed                         
    Priority:  major             |   Milestone:                                 
   Component:  TorBrowserButton  |     Version:                                 
  Resolution:  fixed             |    Keywords:  MikePerryIterationFires20110828
      Parent:                    |      Points:  0.5                            
Actualpoints:  0.5               |  
Changes (by mikeperry):

  * keywords:  => MikePerryIterationFires20110828
  * status:  new => closed
  * points:  => 0.5
  * resolution:  => fixed
  * actualpoints:  => 0.5


 Decided to knock this one out because the code was just staring me in the
 face and it was like a 3 line fix.

 I tested with http://www.thomasfrank.se/sessvarsTestPage1.html and it is
 unable to keep window.name filled with session vars if you just hit enter
 in the urlbar. It also blocks window.name entirely if you have disabled
 referers (which I think is what someone who disables referers probably

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/3414#comment:2>
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