Too little too late: can we control browser fingerprinting?

  title={Too little too late: can we control browser fingerprinting?},
  author={Nasser Mohammed Al-Fannah and Chris J. Mitchell},
  journal={Journal of Intellectual Capital},
Browser fingerprinting is increasingly being used for online tracking of users, and, unlike the use of cookies, is almost impossible for users to control. This has a major negative impact on online privacy. Despite the availability of a range of fingerprinting countermeasures as well as some limited attempts by browser vendors to curb its effectiveness, it remains largely uncontrolled. The paper aims to discuss this issue.,This paper provides the first comprehensive and structured discussion of… 

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