What are Flash Cookies or Local Shared Objects (LSO)?
Local Shared Objects (LSO), commonly called flash cookies, are collections of cookie-like data stored as a file on a user’s computer. LSOs are used by all versions of Adobe Flash Player and Version 6 and above of Macromedia’s now-obsolete Flash MX Player.
Source and full description: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Local_Shared_Object
I have put together a list of software for dealing with Flash cookies.
Flash Cookie or Local Shared Object (LSO) Viewers & Cleaners
(A lot of online games use Flash so be sure you know what
Flash cookie descriptions
Flash cookie cleaners/viewers
- CCleaner Slim (No Toolbar)
- Flash Cookie Cleaner.com
- Flash Cookies Cleaner by HotCleaner (Click & Clean)
- Flash Cookie Killer
- Flush Flash
- IE Privacy Keeper
- MAXA Cookie Manager (free & paid)
- Mac OS X, Flush.app
Adobes’ detailed instructions on dealing with Flash Cookies.