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Posted by on Dec 14, 2012 in Software |

Someone could track the cursor of your mouse when using Internet Explorer

Someone could track the cursor of your mouse when using Internet Explorer

Hours ago, the analyst firm and provider of services for avisaje spider.io, issued a vulnerability found in Internet Explorer that allow other companies rastrar analysts mouse movements made by the person concerned, a problem that was far unknown and affects from versions 6 through 10 of the web browser.

While this sounds very embarrassing problem for user privacy, as so far have allowed at least two analyst firms have exploited the flaw to gain, Microsoft responded to the allegations saying that the problem is real, but its discovery and publication responds to competition among analysts and firms, because in reality there are several ways to get people interested in achieving avisaje track mouse movements, which do well in different browsers and platforms, so this situation would be a specific in Internet Explorer, but almost “a power” available to targeted advertising and there while in multiple systems. However, said it was working on the issue, by way of being one of the first to correct it.

Link: Internet Explorer flaw may let ad FIRMS track mouse input, Microsoft says That Will Change (Engadget)

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