Opened 5 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#14707 closed task (wontfix)

Maintain a checklist of symptoms caused by cookie transmission failure

Reported by: michael Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Keywords:
Cc: torzhongwen@… Actual Points:
Parent ID: #3246 Points:
Reviewer: Sponsor:

Description (last modified by michael)

The Tor Browser blocks 3rd party cookie transmission to provide tracking protection. Failure to transmit cookies causes web application errors, the reported symptoms of which are documented here. These symptoms are relevant when considering other #3246 child tickets such as #14057, #14059, and #14085.


Symptoms of cookie transmission failure

Federated logon

Hoster Confirmed Ticket
VMWare community forumsYes#7279
Kindle cloud readerYes#7289
Autosport.comYes#9216
Powdertoy.co.ukYes#10586
Bouyguestelecom.frYes#11293
Unseen.isYes#11294
LycosMailYes#11295
Linkedin.comNo#10631

Comment providers

Hoster Confirmed Ticket
Blogger.comYes#6427
Facebook.comHuffingtonpost
Disqus.comAPI versions?
Livefyre.comYes
GoogleNo
TwitterNo

Conditional features

Hoster Confirmed Ticket
YoutubeHTML5 video#3347
DailymotionHTML5 video

Approval and rating

Hoster Technology Confirmed
Facebook.comLikeYes
Google.com+1No

Shopping carts

Hoster Confirmed Ticket
TBATBATBA
TBATBATBA

Travel reservation

Hoster Confirmed Ticket
Hotel Valencia CenterYes#14246
Booking.comNo
TravelocityNo
PricelineNo
ExpediaNo
TrivagoNo
OrbitzNo
Hrs.deNo
OpodoNo
KayakNo

News and media

Hoster Confirmed Ticket
Topix.comYes#7585

Survey systems

Hoster Confirmed
Surveymonkey.comNo

Document management

Hoster Confirmed Ticket
GoogleDrive/Docs#14089
DropboxNo
Box.comNo
Other popular document services

Journalist drop services

Technology Confirmed
StrongboxNo
DeadDropNo
SecureDropNo

Note: This is the product of reports from various reports and usability test triage.

Child Tickets

Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by michael

Description: modified (diff)

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by Jason

Cc: torzhongwen@… added

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by michael

Description: modified (diff)

comment:4 Changed 4 years ago by mikeperry

Keywords: TorBrowserTeam201506 removed

comment:5 Changed 3 years ago by gk

Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

No need for those tickets on our side anymore as Mozilla implemented double-keying of cookies which we ship in 7.0a3 when we switch to ESR 52.

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