Firefox Update makes it easy to access Facebook-linked pages in private mode
Mozilla is back with a new privacy-oriented browser update that plays well with the world’s largest social network. With the release of Firefox 90, you can now use your Facebook details to log in to websites in Private Browsing or Regular Mode.
The change was made possible by Smartblock 2.0, the new version of the enhanced third-party tracking blocker introduced with Firefox 87. For the uninitiated, the feature fixes websites that have been corrupted by Firefox content protection by replace tracking scripts with “stand-ins” that allow pages to be rendered normally.
Until now, SmartBlock would have restricted Facebook scripts as a “known tracker” was collecting your data (or your device data) over the Internet. Of course, that means you can’t use proliferation. “Connect with Facebook“option on other sites, which makes the registration in an online service.
Realizing that millions of users do not want to be cut off from the quick sign-in feature, Firefox has made it so that Smartblock can quickly unlock Facebook scripts to allow you to log in with your details as usual. On websites where you do not use the feature, Firefox continues to block Facebook trackers.
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