Posts Tagged ‘WebCache’

Microsoft Edge Leaks Private Browsing Data Locally

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

I guess I’m naive, but I’ve always assumed that the whole purpose of private browsing was, uh, privacy.

A not-so recent report indicates that Microsoft’s Edge web browser may be leaking web browsing data of the browser’s private browsing mode locally. The researcher’s investigation of locally stored data by Microsoft’s Edge browser came to the conclusion that the browser is storing private browsing data in a local database even after the session is ended.