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A solution to ETAg tracking in Firefox

The ETAg -- entity tag -- is a web cache validation method that web servers use for identifying resources. The core idea behind the feature is to use it to compare resources to determine whether they are identical or not. As is the case with many Web features nowadays, they can be used for good […] Ghacks needs you. You can find out how to support us here or support the site directly by becoming a Patreon.
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