[tor-talk] browser fingerprinting
rdohm321 at gmail.com
Sun Apr 13 19:20:35 UTC 2014
Anonymity is quite easily broken, if cookies cannot managed (e.g. like
I miss in FireFox a dedicated cookie management.
Besides these two serious problem there is browser fingerprinting.
Incriminating are the details of a particular browser plugin setup (e.g.
only 1 in 20,830 browsers have an identical plugin load) and the list of
system fonts: 1 in 13,886).
How likely is it, that another one is like me, one of 20.830 and one of
That leads to the question: How can Tor deliver websites without these
settings? Browsing without a browser: e.g. a screenshot in a picture viewer
would not offer these risks.
Ideas? comments? Regards
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