Posted on: July 20, 2016
Imagine that every time a person goes out in public, they leave behind a track for all to see, so that their behavior can be easily analyzed, revealing their identity.
This is the case with people’s online browser “fingerprints,” which are left behind at each location they visit on their internet browser.
Almost like a regular fingerprint, a person’s browser fingerprint — or “browserprint” — is often unique to the individual. Such a fingerprint can be monitored, tracked, and identified by companies and hackers.