Netflix User Privacy is Vulnerable to Passive Traffic Analysis Attacks

Netflix User Privacy is Vulnerable to Passive Traffic Analysis Attacks

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US Academics are concerned over how Netflix users may be the victims of passive traffic analysis attacks. Even though the popular video streaming platform recently integrated HTTPS support, that measure will do little to protect users. In fact, any assailant can target a random user and capture their traffic. Doing so would give the assailant insight as to what users are watching, which is a direct invasion of privacy.

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