Reply to post: Not Bad

One solution to wreck privacy-hating websites: Flood them with bogus info using browser tools

JakeMS

Not Bad

This is not a bad idea.

But if this was done all over the place adverbusers would either develop a counter measure which filters fake data based on patterns or they would turn to other tactics of collecting data which the bot would be unable to fake.

Eventually it'd turn into an endless battle where both sides are constantly trying to stop each other (think spam).

The better option would be to stop them trying to collect it all in the first place.

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