Windows Media Player SuperCookies

Apparently using a small chunk of code, a website can get a unique ID number for you if you have windows media player installed.

            <p>This number could be used to distinctly track your surfing, and could be exchanged with other websites.</p>
            <p>So read the article, and make sure you follow the directions to disable it.</p>
            <p>to disable:  opwn windows Media Player, click on the Tools Menu, then Options. Uncheck "Allow Internet sites to uniquely identify your player. ".  If you don&#39;t have this option, then you have an older version, and should upgrade anyway.</p>