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Debunking Google's Log Anonymization Propaganda

Sep 15, 2008, 16:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chris Soghoian)

"Google has now revealed that it will change "some" of the bits of the IP address after 9 months, but less than the eight bits that it masks after the full 18 months. Thus, instead of Google's customers being able to hide among 254 other Internet users, perhaps they'll be able to hide among 64, or 127 other possible IP addresses."

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