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 November 21, 2017  Business, Featured News, Online  Add comments

Dan Goodin reports:

If you have the uncomfortable sense someone is looking over your shoulder as you surf the Web, you’re not being paranoid. A new study finds hundreds of sites—including microsoft.com, adobe.com, and godaddy.com—employ scripts that record visitors’ keystrokes, mouse movements, and scrolling behavior in real time, even before the input is submitted or is later deleted.

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A study published last week reported that 482 of the 50,000 most trafficked websites employ such scripts, usually with no clear disclosure.

Read more on Ars Technica.

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