Or, you could migrate to another browser or operating system...
We have only tested this with IE 5, and Windows 95/98. Reports of success or failure with other versions would be welcome.
After Bennett explained to me how this works, I wrote a short CGI script to demonstrate what lurks in cookie files. Instead of silently stealing your private information and squirreling it away for later use, it echoes that information back to you (and then forgets it, of course). Updated: That script has been rewritten by and is now hosted at securityspace.com. For best results, first go log into amazon.com, type your zip code into hollywood.com, and visit playboy.com. Then go visit securityspace's general info page and click the "click here."