What an IP Address Can Reveal About You
Too Long; Didn't Read An IP address is nothing more than a unique online identifier. Despite the fact that the IP of the computer is not actually given, a lot of personal information is still being shared publicly thanks to it. Canadian Privacy Commissioner's Office was able to obtain information from who used its IP. The trick to make monitoring our IP more difficult, not impossible, is simply to hide it. The trick is to use a "proxy server", which acts as an intermediary between the Internet and our router. The most obvious thing that is shared is our geographical location, the position of the router to which we have connected could be tracked.