17 February 2010
What the internet knows about me (and you...)
Hat tip to J-Walk for posting the link to What The Internet Knows About You. When you go to the link, it will check your browser history and display what websites you have recently visited. Also bank websites, social networks, dating sties, XXX websites. If this site can do it, then anyone else can get the same information about your browsing.
It also offers solutions, some of them much simpler than the usual recommendation to use a proxy. For example - " If you configure your browser to not keep any browsing history, no-one will be able to detect which sites you visited. You can do so in Firefox by..."