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 * gnome-calculator - fetches currencies when started  * gnome-calculator - [[https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-calculator/issues/34|fetches currencies]]
 * Firefox - [[Firefox#Automatic_connections|multiple issues]]

== Data sharing ==

 * remmina - shares the clipboard with remote hosts over RDP by default
 * pidgin - shares typing notifications with remote peers by default

== Bug reports ==

 * [[https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/pkgreport.cgi?users=pabs@debian.org;tag=privacy|usertagged by pabs]]

= Issue categories =

 * logging & verbose logging
 * homephoning without user consent
   * cleartext
   * TLS
 * featurebug: when a bug is also a feature
 * privacy defaults
   * optin
   * optout
 * traceability
 * no deletion of config files when uninstalling a package

Privacy issues in Debian packages

Phone home

Data sharing

  • remmina - shares the clipboard with remote hosts over RDP by default
  • pidgin - shares typing notifications with remote peers by default

Bug reports

Issue categories

  • logging & verbose logging

  • homephoning without user consent
    • cleartext
    • TLS
  • featurebug: when a bug is also a feature
  • privacy defaults
    • optin
    • optout
  • traceability
  • no deletion of config files when uninstalling a package