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My browser's fingerprint is unique. Is yours?

By Ron K. ·
Click the link to find out: https://panopticlick.eff.org/ <br>
I'm not concerned about it, much, but it is interesting to know.

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We're alike.

by boxfiddler Moderator In reply to My browser's fingerprint ...

So's mine.

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I'm unique too

by AV . In reply to My browser's fingerprint ...

Even though there are 19.18 bits of identifying information.

AV

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My fonts alone are probably unique.

by Ron K. In reply to I'm unique too

I have several that didn't come with Windows. I think that those and the odd mix of programs, when combined, are enough to identify my specific browser.

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Mine was unique, last I checked

by seanferd In reply to My fonts alone are probab ...

I wasn't too surprised. At times when I rewrite the UAID, it ends up being quite unique as well.

Sorry, could not reply to the first level comment, as I was getting a Redirect Limit error. (Haven't had that happen in a while.)

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Unique

by santeewelding In reply to My browser's fingerprint ...

Doesn't that mean if I'm clever that I could easily have found you by now, and be peeking in your kitchen window?

Mine showed up unique, too.

The thing is -- isn't it? -- that you want to be as plain and indistinguishable as dirt?

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My browser is not unique

by NickNielsen In reply to My browser's fingerprint ...

1 in 518 browsers match mine.

Doesn't matter. I'm unique, just like da restayiz.

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I'm going to install that Sandboxie you play in.

by Ron K. In reply to My browser is not unique

Then check my browser again to see what happens.

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I don't think the site sees the sandbox

by NickNielsen In reply to I'm going to install that ...

Sandboxie adds a layer between the browser and the OS. I don't think the web even knows it exists when I'm on line.

Don't know why my browser isn't unique. I can't imagine there are other people out there who think like I do. :0

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There's no difference, Nick.

by Ron K. In reply to I don't think the site se ...

My browser's fingerprint is still unique.<br>

I think that I'm unique due to my assortment of fonts. I've added dozens of 'em over the years.

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That could be it

by NickNielsen In reply to There's no difference, Ni ...

All I have are the default fonts.

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