Researchers reveal new online user tracking techniques

Researchers have identified a number of online user tracking techniques that can’t be blocked by browsers’ built-in anti-tracking defenses and existing anti-tracking and ad-blocking extensions.

The good news is that they’ve also scanned the Alexa Top 10,000 most popular sites and found no evidence that these techniques are already being used by user tracking services and advertisers.

Read more about the research paper outlining the newly discovered user tracking techniques on Help Net Security.