Mac Developer: Unpatched browser weaknesses can be exploited to track millions of Web users | Ars Technica
Unpatched browser weaknesses can be exploited to track millions of Web users | Ars Technica Over the weekend, a researcher demonstrated two unpatched weaknesses that Web masters can exploit to track millions of people who visit their sites. Taken together, the attacks allow websites to compile a list of previously visited domains, even when users have flushed their browsing history, and to tag visitors with a tracking cookie that will persist even after users have deleted all normal cookies.
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