Web sites track users with invisible canvas fingerprint rather than cookies or flash cookies

There are several websites world over that track users. Originally, tracking mechanisms included Cookies, Flash Cookies. Historically too, I have written about Firefox add-ons in the articles below: Firefox add-ons you should never surf without Watching you silently – Flash Cookies / LSOs As mitigation measures were developed to counter cookies and flash cookies, old … Continue reading Web sites track users with invisible canvas fingerprint rather than cookies or flash cookies

IE Tab 2 – Use Internet Explorer to render pages in Firefox

At times, you would encounter sites that do not display well in Firefox, as they are predominantly designed to work only with Internet Explorer. The IE Tab 2 plugin allows you to view these pages in Firefox by using Internet Explorer to render them in Firefox. Classic examples where you could use this plugin is … Continue reading IE Tab 2 – Use Internet Explorer to render pages in Firefox