Reply to post: Straining at gnats

iPhone gyroscopes, of all things, can uniquely ID handsets on anything earlier than iOS 12.2

SAdams

Straining at gnats

Why is everyone so worried about device fingerprints ? Surely 99% of people don’t clear down their cookies regularly and don’t have security problems?

I can imagine hackers and paedos want to avoid fingerprints, but presumably they’re using Tor on virtual machine running on a USB stick. I guess there are a few other legit concerns, but not enough to justify having to press “I accept your cookies blah blah” on every bloody web page...

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