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Re: restricting circuits to top 30
On Thu, Feb 09, 2006 at 03:39:33PM -0600, Arrakistor wrote:
> Top thirty what? Bandwidth, country, alphabetical?
> I'll tell you what would happen. Security compromise. All China has to do is open up some really fast/country/a-list Tor servers, and then they can figure out the circuits.
Apropos to this, you might want to look at the attacks in
"Reliable MIX Cascade Networks through Reputation" that can
be found at http://freehaven.net/anonbib/
> Thursday, February 9, 2006, 4:45:37 PM, you wrote:
> > What would happen if clients would restrict
> > the node set to build circuits to, say, top 30
> > from http://serifos.eecs.harvard.edu/cgi-bin/exit.pl?sortbw=1
> > ?
> Best regards,
> Arrakistor mailto:arrakistor@xxxxxxxxx