Opened 9 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#2934 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Experiment with JSHooks for Date() and Event.timeStamp

Reported by: mikeperry Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: High Milestone: TorBrowserBundle 2.3.x-stable
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Keywords: tbb-fingerprinting, tbb-torbutton
Cc: tagnaq@…, g.koppen@…, lunar@… Actual Points:
Parent ID: #3059 Points: 1
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Instead of patching Firefox for tickets #1517 and #2876, we can experiment with JShooks to prototype it and provide minimal protection for unpatched Firefox users. This experiment can also help us try to determine how much of the web breaks with these hooks.

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Change History (10)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by tagnaq

Cc: tagnaq@… added

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by gk

Cc: g.koppen@… added

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by mikeperry

Component: TorbuttonTorBrowserButton
Parent ID: #3059

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by lunar

Cc: lunar@… added

comment:5 Changed 9 years ago by mikeperry

We'll also want to wrap window.setTimeout and window.setInterval.

comment:6 Changed 9 years ago by mikeperry

Points: 41

Going to give the experimentation piece of this just 1 point.

comment:7 Changed 8 years ago by mikeperry

Milestone: TorBrowserBundle 2.3.x-stable

comment:8 Changed 7 years ago by mikeperry

Keywords: tbb-fingerprinting added

comment:9 Changed 6 years ago by erinn

Component: TorBrowserButtonTor Browser
Keywords: tbb-torbutton added
Owner: changed from mikeperry to tbb-team

comment:10 Changed 6 years ago by mikeperry

Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

We're going to stick with direct browser patches for all of our defenses from now on.

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