[SATLUG] How trackable is your browser?
pcdls.ronin at gmail.com
Wed May 19 07:45:27 CDT 2010
It's interesting to note that, in light of everyone's interest in
'privacy', that all of the SATLUG correspondence are being posted here:
Don Davis wrote:
> You can use an onion router. FF has Tor plugins. You can also tunnel
> over ssh. Taking due diligence to clear cookies and flash 'cookies' is
> mostly good enough. Also take a look at the 'request policy', 'default
> user agent', and 'better privacy' plugins for FF.
> Basically everything that you send unencrypted is 'public.' There are
> plenty of chances for MITM snooping / packet capture.
>>>>> what can we do about this just live wi it, be damn careful what I
>>>>> post? I feel that with this kind of ID being captured whatever u
>>>>> post can also be connected, rite?
>>>> When you talk on the phone, the telco can listen. Do you trust them
>>>> not to do that? All data (text, audio, video) can be reduced to a
>>>> bit stream and that can be recorded. Is it? Probably not, but it
>>>> could be.
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