Client Fingerprinting via Analysis of Browser Scripting Environment
document.write('<textarea cols="100" rows="25">\n'); document.write(strText); document.write('</textarea>\n'); //--> </script> </body></html>
Figure 3.3-1: Browser Collection Page
The page will contain the following properties when displayed.
Figure 3.3-2: Results of Viewing the Collection Page (Internet Explorer 8.0)
O/Ss were loaded into virtual machines, each O/S had a number of different browsers loaded, and the HTML collection page was opened in each browser. The information collected was recorded into a plain text file and then the results were organized by directory (Blackberry, Droid, IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, and Konqueror).
The following script was used for analysis.
if [ -d Analysis ]; then
rm -rf Analysis fi mkdir Analysis