Thursday March 13, 2014

Researchers Attack Secured Internet Activity To Mine Personal Data

No need to worry, the technique used by researchers only had an eighty nine percent accuracy rate. Wait, everyone should panic! eek!

The study looked at more than 463,000 page loads on 10 widely used, industry-leading websites. Healthcare sites included those of the Mayo Clinic, Planned Parenthood and Kaiser Permanente; financial sites belonged to Wells Fargo, Bank of America and Vanguard; legal services sites belonged to the American Civil Liberties Union and Legal Zoom; and video-streaming sites included Netflix and YouTube.

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