This is a research paper I wrote about Web Security and Privacy. It’s quite an interesting read, if you’ve got 20 minutes to spare.

I wrote the entire final draft of this 25-page paper in less than 24 hours. Coding up the proof-of-concept attack page demo took two days, and gathering information took several weeks, but I finished the actual writing in less than one full day.

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Web Security and Privacy by Feross Aboukhadijeh

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Feross Aboukhadijeh I'm Feross, a programmer, entrepreneur, open sorcerer, and mad scientist.

I build WebTorrent, a torrent library for the web, WebTorrent Desktop, the best desktop torrent app, and Standard, a JavaScript linter. In my free time, I build Play, a music video app and NodeFoo, a Node.js documentation site.

I also maintain 100+ packages on npm. All my code is freely accessible on my GitHub page. If you like my work, support me on Patreon. Thanks to all my awesome supporters!

Lastly, I run Study Notes, a site to help students study better and get into college, and have done that since I was in high school myself.

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