Evaluating the privacy implications of a canvas fingerprinting countermeasure

Because of their side effects, browser fingerprinting countermeasures may have a negative impact on users privacy. In this post we look more in details at Canvas Defender, a canvas fingerprinting countermeasure.

Les rendez-vous du plateau Inria - Présentation sur les empreintes de navigateurs.

Slides de la présentation sur les empreintes de navigateurs (browser fingerprints) effectuée à Euratechnologie le 12/04/2018 dans le cadre des rendez-vous du plateau Inria.

Fibonacci sequence in Javascript

This post presents 4 Javascript solutions to compute the nth term of a Fibonacci sequence.

Detecting Chrome headless, new techniques

This post presents techniques that enables to distinguish a vanilla Chrome browser from a Chrome browser running in headless mode. It updates information presented in the post of August.

FP-Stalker, empreintes de navigateurs pour le suivi d'utilisateurs sur internet.

Vulgarisation de l'article FP-Stalker publié à la conférence S&P 18. Le post présente dans quelle mesure les empreintes de navigateur peuvent être utilisées à des fins de tracking.

What is obfuscation?

This post gives a high overview on what is obfuscation, in particular it presents the main transformations used to obfuscate a program.

Detecting Chrome Headless

This post presents techniques that enables to distinguish a vanilla Chrome browser from a Chrome browser running in headless mode.

History stealing using timing attack

Presentation of a side channel attack that leverages time to deduce if a user has visited a link or not.

Simulated annealing

Presentation of the simulated annealing technique applied to traveling salesman problem.

Automatic Chrome network timeline

This article presents how to automatically generate a network timeline such as the one in Chrome dev tools.