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Re: [tor-talk] sniffjoke/obfsproxy for defeating DPI:ing firewalls?
On 01/06/2012 12:49 PM, anonym wrote:
> It was recently suggested  that Tails  should include
> sniffjoke , persumably to uncensor Tor in places where that is a
> Jacob Appelbaum wrote:
>> Adding sniff joke may be quite useful and it should be an option:
> (Jacob is especially welcome to elaborate on this statement in this
> From my understanding, it may make sense to have sniffjoke obfuscate the
> connection to Tor bridges when behind a firewall that can detect bridge
> usage (e.g. like in China ). But only if it actually
> defeats the DPI:ing firewall (which is unclear to me whether it is the
> case in e.g. China). Has any one got experiences with Tor + sniffjoke in
> places where DPI:ing firewalls are messing with Tor?
I think someone should test it.
> But what about obfsproxy ? This seems like the planned Tor
> sanctioned way for solving this problem. How is this project coming
> along, and when can we expect to see this ready for action? I assume
> things like Vidalia integration planned(?).
It's not a mutually exclusive thing - obfsproxy sounds great too.
All the best,
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