Lec24 - CprE 530 Lecture 24 Topics Anonymous services Routing Surfing Privacy on the Internet Proxy servers General countermeasures Email Tracking

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CprE 530 Lecture 24
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Topics Anonymous services Routing Surfing Privacy on the Internet Proxy servers General countermeasures
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Email Tracking www.readnotify.com Uses web bug tracking Keeps a log and emails you when the recipient opens the email. Looks like the email came from the sender, you send the email to: [email protected]
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Anonymous Email Services Login to a web site and send email from the site. Gmail, etc. Special sites for anonymous email www.anonymousspeech.com
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Privacy surfing the Internet Web servers can collect demographics about you www.privacy.net will show you all the things a webserver knows about you Examples: Your browser type and Operating System CPU type whether JavaScript is enabled Date/Time on your computer Your IP address Which plugins you have installed
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Privacy on the Internet Once you login and give your email address, you are no longer anonymous Some web sites share your email address with other sites This can lead to you receiving spam from sites to which you’ve never disclosed your email Some sites store cookies on your harddrive. Amazon.com does this to recommend books based on your previous purchases. One way to surf privately: connect through a proxy
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Proxy Servers A proxy is basically someone who makes requests on your behalf They were originally designed to cache
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2011 for the course CPRE 530 taught by Professor Jacobson during the Fall '10 term at Iowa State.

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Lec24 - CprE 530 Lecture 24 Topics Anonymous services Routing Surfing Privacy on the Internet Proxy servers General countermeasures Email Tracking

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