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Friday, June 25, 2010

PANOPTICLICK : Your Browser Finger Print

1. The development and growing interest in hacking and retrieving info from browsers has been gaining significant importance today when security is BAAP of all priorities in any IT field.Today surfers are warned that even with cookies deleted and disabled,advanced fingerprinting techniques could be used to identify them.In an attempt to check and test browsers,THE ELECTRONIC FRONTIER FOUNDATION has come up with a site at http://panopticlick.eff.org/ which tests your browser to see how unique it is based on the information it will share with sites it visits.

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