Now metamask tracking your IP address when you send txns
Infura will log IP and ETH addresses in MetaMask it is easy to switch to an alternative PRC provider.
When users use Infura, the default Remote Procedure Call (RPC) provider in MetaMask, it will collect your IP Address as well Ethereum wallet address when you send a new transaction.
According to Wu Blockchain, it was commented on by several prominent crypto experts.
DeFi developer 'foobar' said that he would stop using these apps, the default provider cannot be removed from MetaMask so the user can never fully opt-out.
“Zero reason to spy on users like this, assume malice until proven otherwise,”
Otherside, Ethereum advocate Anthony Sassano suggested switching RPC on MetaMask is easy and there are plenty of good alternatives out there these days.
Switching RPC's on MetaMask is trivially easy and there are plenty of good alternatives out there these days— sassal.eth (@sassal0x) November 24, 2022
Here's an (incomplete) list of alternatives: https://t.co/UVtHJY4eIJ
Of course, the best alternative is to use your own full node as an RPC https://t.co/lpiGGwuglI
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