From:  Marcel Beauvais <mmoel@t-online.de>
Date:  12 Jan 2012 23:50:18 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/netscape.public.mozilla.browser
Subject:  

traffic

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Hi,

when Firefox is running, even without any site called, it causes lots of
traffic. Is there a way to prevent it from talking to Google, ebay and 
co., not to mention the sites one can't even figure out what they are?
I never did anything with ebay.

Mike