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Re: [tor-talk] Browserspy knows my computer time
On Mon, 09 Jan 2017 20:28:45 +0000, Joe Btfsplk wrote:
> How does Browserspy.dk get the correct local time & time zone from TBB
> 6.08 on my PC?
It doesn't like tor much:
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> I don't have any addons (other than default) and no plugins. They'd
> have to get it somewhere else in TBB or Windows is leaking it?
No idea. For ease of other readers here is the complete output
(after a few 'new circuit's):
Time and date Tue Jan 10 2017 09:34:40 GMT+0000 (UTC)
GMT'ed Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:34:40 GMT
Locale String 1/10/2017, 10:34:40 AM
Time-Zone offset 0 minutes
Milliseconds since January 1, 1970 1484040880000
Internet Beat @ 440
Time on browserspy.dk server Tue, 10 Jan 2017 03:34:34 -0600
Time on your PC 1/10/2017, 10:34:40 AM
Difference between server and PC time 7 seconds
> Browserspy also showed the difference between their server time and my
> PC, down to a few seconds.
(try apk.li/clock.html if you like).
although the zero 'Time-Zone offset' mal also indicate there is
something wrong in the server-side implementation.
"Totally trivial. Famous last words."
From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@*.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2010 07:29:21 -0800
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