Posts Tagged ‘Browserleaks’

How to Prevent WebRTC Spying in Chrome

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

If you’re concerned about privacy and you use Chrome, then you should probably take a look at this …

New technologies are more often than not a double-edged sword. While they add or improve functionality on the one hand, they may also introduce undesirable features. This is for instance the case when it comes to WebRTC. It brings real-time communication capabilities to web browsers via JavaScript apis. Think Skype but without plugins or third-party software installation. While that’s great for Internet users who use new services making use of WebRTC, others are left with privacy issues because of it.