Lawmakers push feds to investigate Verizon’s use of ‘supercookies’ – CNET

Privacy advocates have criticized the wireless operators for using this technology, charging that its use is a violation of personal privacy since supercookies collect and analyze data about online activities and are hard to do away with. Privacy advocates also warn this information could be used by hackers to track users’ activities.

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