Talk:IceCat/Web of Trust - WOT
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David Hedlund warned Richard Stallman that the Firefox add-on "Web Of Trust" (WOT) was a malware and requested the software for ban on the FSD via the mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org in November 2015. - https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/directory-discuss/2015-11/msg00003.html
Mozilla Foundation deleted it's entry (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/wot-safe-browsing-tool/) about WOT in 3th November 2016.
Donald Robertson mentioned http://www.ghacks.net/2016/11/01/browsing-history-sold/ and removed the FSD entry for the software during the FSD IRC meeting that took place in 4th November 2016.
- http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2707869/posts, 2011
- http://www.prweb.com/releases/WOT/lawsuit/prweb8145841.htm, 2011
- http://news.thewindowsclub.com/web-of-trust-wot-add-on-taken-down-86981/, 2016
- http://www.ghacks.net/2016/11/01/browsing-history-sold/, 2016
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