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Browser-sniffing ghosts return to haunt Chrome, IE, Firefox


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#1 NickAu

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Posted 05 June 2014 - 09:09 PM

 

Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Firefox are vulnerable to easy-to-execute techniques that allow unscrupulous websites to construct detailed histories of sites visitors have previously viewed, an attack that revives a long-standing privacy threat many people thought was fixed.

http://arstechnica.com/security/2014/06/theyre-ba-ack-browser-sniffing-ghosts-return-to-haunt-chrome-ie-firefox/



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