Can a website identify a device when IP address is changed

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Can a website identify a device when IP address is changed

Post by bigbigI » Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:13 pm

Can a website identify a particular device when the IP adress is changed, such connecting throught mobile data or connecting to another router?

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Re: Can a website identify a device when IP address is changed

Post by Voodoo » Fri Mar 11, 2016 7:58 am

Yes. The Browser's HTTP header contains the string "User-Agent: ........" and this string says a lot of things about you:
- Operating System,
- Browser (chrome/firefox,...),
- etc.

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Re: Can a website identify a device when IP address is changed

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