[tor-talk] Fingerprinting of Media Players
procmem at riseup.net
Mon Feb 26 05:04:37 UTC 2018
Hi I had a question on the safety of using third party mediaplayers
outside Tor Browser so I can document it for our users.
With Whonix, IP and DNS leaks are not a problem however can using VLC
leak information about installed codecs on a system to the site?
Does VLC have cookies that can tracked?
Can the media rendering speed of a machine be remotely detected? - This
last one is important in cases where people run opensource youtube app
alternatives thru Orbot.
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