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How internet anonymity software leak user details

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  1 July 2015 12:00 AM GMT

London, June 30: Even the Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) — which people use in the hope of avoiding mass surveillance — leak information about the user, says a study. VPNs are getting increasingly popular for individuals wanting to circumvent censorship, avoid mass surveillance or access geographically limited services like Netflix and BBC iPlayer. Used by around 20 percent of European internet users, they encrypt users’ internet communications, making it more difficult for people to monitor their activities. IANS

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