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PC history not being wiped on synced iOS device despite being wiped on PC upon exiting

  • Akukho zimpendulo
  • 1 inale nkinga
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Hello, this isn't so much a question, but a quirk i noticed that should be fixed.

I have my Windows PC version of the Firefox browser set to wipe all cookies and all history whenever I exit or close Firefox. I have also installed Firefox on my iPhone 11 and have it synced with the Windows version of Firefox. Recently, I noticed that while my Windows version continues to wipe all cookies and history as expected, the browser history from my PC is being synced and retained on my iPhone, even after it has been wiped from my Windows version. This is in addition to retaining its own iOS browser history, which has not been set to be wiped.

This could have pretty serious privacy and security implications for some people. Surely, if the browser history is cleared on a device, then the syncing process should clear the browser history for that device across any and all synced devices.

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