[tbb-bugs] #13636 [Tor Browser]: Screen size leaking fingerprinting information

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#13636: Screen size leaking fingerprinting information
     Reporter:  KarelBilek   |      Owner:  tbb-team
         Type:  defect       |     Status:  new
     Priority:  normal       |  Milestone:
    Component:  Tor Browser  |    Version:
   Resolution:               |   Keywords:
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Comment (by gacar):

 Resizing your Tor Browser windows is safe, unless you resize it to the
 same dimensions every time (e.g. maximizing). Although the Panopticlick
 reports that your screen dimensions are unique, this cannot be used to
 recognize your browser, unless it exhibits the same dimensions on every

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/13636#comment:7>
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