Opened 3 years ago

Closed 6 weeks ago

#23227 closed task (worksforme)

Automatically deny canvas request and don't show this message

Reported by: cypherpunks Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tbb-fingerprinting
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Above site automatically asked for canvas.
Using latest Tor Browser.

Why there is no option to deny all canvas request and don't show this
in the first place?

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Changed 3 years ago by cypherpunks

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comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by cypherpunks

There must be a way to disable canvas forever without user interaction.
I'm already using HIGH security mode in Tor Button.

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by gk

Resolving #24237 as duplicate.

Last edited 3 years ago by gk (previous) (diff)

comment:3 Changed 6 weeks ago by Thorin

Priority: Very HighMedium
Resolution: worksforme
Status: newclosed

3 years later ... all upstream

  • canvas is now under the RFP switch
  • privacy.resistFingerprinting.autoDeclineNoUserInputCanvasPrompts was added default true to reduce prompt fatigue
  • a canvas indicator is shown in the urlbar for specific site overrides (in Tor Browser this will be session only)
  • at safest level, JS is disabled, so canvas doesn't even apply

closing as WORKSFORME

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