[tbb-bugs] #13021 [Tor Browser]: Review Canvas APIs for fingerprintability

Tor Bug Tracker & Wiki blackhole at torproject.org
Mon Sep 1 21:24:31 UTC 2014

#13021: Review Canvas APIs for fingerprintability
 Reporter:  mikeperry                            |          Owner:  tbb-
     Type:  task                                 |  team
 Priority:  major                                |         Status:  new
Component:  Tor Browser                          |      Milestone:
 Keywords:  ff31-esr, tbb-fingerprinting,        |        Version:
  TorBrowserTeam201409                           |  Actual Points:
Parent ID:                                       |         Points:
 There were some changes to the HTML5 canvas object. I think toBlob() was
 added, and possibly other extractors as well:

 There is now also a hint that JS wants to read the canvas. Probably
 irrelevant to us, but worth looking at in more detail:

 There's also something called HitRegions. I'm not sure what these are at

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/13021>
Tor Bug Tracker & Wiki <https://trac.torproject.org/>
The Tor Project: anonymity online

More information about the tbb-bugs mailing list