Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#18234 new defect

Font fingerprinting defenses broken on Windows

Reported by: cypherpunks Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: arthuredelstein, gk Actual Points:
Parent ID: #18097 Points:
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Any adjustment to Cleartype settings changes the TBB font rendering. This applies to both enabling/disabling Cleartype as well as Cleartype tuning.

(Tested on Win 7.)

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Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by gk

Cc: arthuredelstein gk added

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by bugzilla

GDI ClearType is system-wide, so it's a standard behavior.

comment:3 Changed 3 years ago by cypherpunks

Looks like a duplicate of #16672.

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