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Is Chrome really secretly stalking you across Google sites using per-install ID numbers? We reveal the truth

By Thomas Claburn 05 Feb 2020 at 22:02

Updated Google is potentially facing a massive privacy and GDPR row over Chrome sending per-installation ID numbers to the mothership. On Tuesday, Arnaud Granal, a software developer involved with a Chromium-based browser called Kiwi, challenged a Google engineer in a GitHub Issues post about the privacy implications of request header data that gets transmitted...

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