Re: bugs.debian.org: something's wrong...
On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 12:17:16PM +0800, Paul Wise wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 3:58 AM, Jeremy Stanley wrote:
> > The bigger concern is that this is a web bug, whether it wants to be
> > or not. Whoever hosts any of the images being included knows the IP
> > address and time of every visitor to a bug report.
> Only if you use a web browser that is obeying other people's web
> servers instead of obeying you the user. I suggest that everyone in
> this thread should fix their web browser so that it obeys them, as I
> have done.
If your browser downloads an image, then the server hosting the image
at the very least knows your IP.
The statement was entirely correct.