Tag: Deanonymizing

Ad Trackers on E-Commerce Sites Can Be Used to Deanonymize Bitcoin Users

Many people assume Bitcoin transactions are anonymous. That is not the case by any means, even though it is possible for users to remain pseudonymous at all times. That being said, initiatives are underway to successfully unmask parties to Bitcoin transactions when needed. It appears a technique is currently deployed on e-commerce websites in the form of ad trackers. Cookies and other data collected by these trackers can reveal the identities of …
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