Peeking Through the Cloud: Client Density Estimation via DNS Cache Probing

@article{Rajab2010PeekingTT,
  title={Peeking Through the Cloud: Client Density Estimation via DNS Cache Probing},
  author={Moheeb Abu Rajab and Fabian Monrose and Niels Provos},
  journal={ACM Trans. Internet Techn.},
  year={2010},
  volume={10},
  pages={9:1-9:21}
}
Reliable network demographics are quickly becoming a much sought-after digital commodity. However, as the need for more refined Internet demographics has grown, so too has the tension between privacy and utility. Unfortunately, current techniques lean too much in favor of functional requirements over protecting the privacy of users. For example, the most prominent proposals for measuring the relative popularity of a Web site depend on the deployment of client-side measurement agents that are… CONTINUE READING
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