Claude Shannon’s A mathematical theory of communication is an oft cited classic in information theory. Let’s dive in and try to tease apart the “why”s that are often overlooked when people build on top of the introduced theory. They are definitely things that I didn’t consider to be obvious without the benefit of reading the paper.
#privacy #math #programming
An Identity Domain is a scope within which we assume that the user’s identity can roam freely.
Ephemeral Fingerprinting On The Web
Any ephemeral low-entropy web observable property whose changes are concurrently observable by multiple sites can lead to cross site identity joining.
This method of identity joining does not require coordination between multiple first parties. A single third party embedded within multiple first parties can also use this method.