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cache

 [kash]
a memory mechanism used by a computer to accelerate access to information.

cache

[kash]
(in computer technology) a fast storage buffer in the central processing unit or hard drive used to increase the amount and speed of data processing. Also called cache memory.

cache

A storage area on a PC’s hard drive where the browser temporarily stores web pages and/or graphic elements.
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Encryption of browser cache, bookmarks, history and downloaded files inside Good's secure enterprise container
Portal session clean up to delete browser cache and all temporary files, such as a presentation downloaded and viewed on a kiosk or other unmanaged endpoint, including home PCs used by teleworkers
These history files -- such as browser cache and cookies, Internet and media player histories, chat logs, temporary files and the recycle bin, can be used to gain access to sensitive information.
Summary of key product features -- Automatically cleans browser cache, cookies, history, drop-down address bar, and auto-complete forms -- Allows users to specify "beneficial cookies" (e.
Netflame gives Web sites the equivalent of "Extra Sensory Perception": using proprietary algorithms to track and analyze clickstream patterns, Netflame pre-downloads to the browser cache the content elements that users are "most likely" to request with their next mouse-click.
Pop-Up Stopper Companion can automatically stop pop-up and pop-under windows, and clean systems of unwanted information, such as browser cache, history and web bug files.
These areas include Internet browser cache, cookies, history
A cache manager that can be configured to automatically remove session information in the browser cache.