Overview#Distributed Ledger Technology and Privacy Considerations Distributed Ledger Technology often mentions privacy as one of the advantages. However, some side-channel attacks and Identity Correlation processes using Data Leakage from Tracking Cookies and other web trackers.
The process requires the eavesdropper to know an individual’s Personally Identifiable Information—name and email, for example—and then to link that with a specific bitcoin or other Distributed Ledger Technology address.
More Information#There might be more information for this subject on one of the following:
- [#1] - Bitcoin Transactions Aren’t as Anonymous as Everyone Hoped - based on information obtained 2017-08-24-