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We do copy various data by ctrl+c for pasting elsewhere.This copied data is stored in clipboard and is accessible from the net by a combination of JavaScript and ASP.

Just try this:
1) Copy any text by ctrl + c
2) Click the Link: http://www.friendlycanadian.com/applications/clipboard.htm
3) You will see the text you copied on the Screen which was accessed by this web page.

Do not keep sensitive data (like passwords, credit card numbers, PIN etc.) in the clipboard while surfing the web. It is extremely easy to extract the text stored in the clipboard to steal your sensitive information.
 
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You can disable it via Security Settings on IE. With Firefox,the link doesn't work!!

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Thx for input.
 
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thanks for posting this info...i use ctrl C all the time but not for sensitive data...i did not know clipboard was so easily accessible. well it might not be through my firewall but still thanks for posting that warning
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