Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#13937 new defect

Allow the use of NoScript in whitelist mode

Reported by: pde Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: ux ui noscript
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TBB customises NoScript to only allow a simple toggle between global allow / global deny of scripts. That's a reasonable attempt to make a hard-to-use tool more comprehensible for many types of users.

Power users however have good reasons to want NoScript's default whitelist-based UI instead. For instance, a user may wish to allow Google JS in order to be able to solve CAPTCHAs and use Google's search engine, but not want to take the risks of JS-dependent vulnerabilities on every other site they visit with TBB.

Currently there doesn't seem to be a way to make that happen in the TBB NoScript UI.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by axujek

I think this ticket is invalid/worksforme. You can use NoScript's whitelist easily just by changing a few settings in the NoScript options. This is true of the 4.0 and 4.5 series.

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by teor

Severity: Normal

Set all open tickets without a severity to "Normal"

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