Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday March 10, 2016

Using Mouse Movements To Track You On The Tor Network

How could something like this even work? Could you imagine what your mousing fingerprint looks like? Porn, porn, e-mail, forums, porn, porn, BOOBIES...more porn. big grin

Jose Carlos Norte, a security researcher based in Barcelona, has devised a technique in which users can be tracked and their online activities watched -- even across the Tor network. "Even worse, it could be possible to identify the user if the fingerprint is the same in [the] Tor browser and in the normal browser used to browse [the] Internet," Norte says. "It is very important for the Tor browser to prevent any attempt on fingerprinting the user."