karl_lembke (karl_lembke) wrote,
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karl_lembke

Browser with a cloaking device

Here's a story about a tweaked version of Firefox that obscures your IP address while you surf the web.
Every few minutes, the Torpark browser causes a computer's IP address to appear to change. IP addresses are numeric identifier given to computers on the Internet. The number can be used along with other data to potentially track down a user, as many Web sites keep track of IP addresses.
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