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Re: Why TOR Operators SHOULD always sniff their exit traffic...

On Fri, Jun 10, 2005 at 08:59:21AM +0200, Kristian K?hntopp wrote:
> On Wednesday 08 June 2005 21:51, tor wrote:
> > Of particular interest is the increasing
> > sophistication of automated worm-based attacks. He cites the
> > developing W32.spybot.KEG
> > worm -- once inside a network it scans for several
> > vulnerabilities and reports its findings via IRC. 
> And Sober variants routinely use JAP to fetch updates.

There no reason for a worm to not use a P2P onion network for control
traffic, and unblockable software updates. Sooner or later it's bound to

A Tor worm in China would actually be a good thing.

Eugen* Leitl <a href="http://leitl.org";>leitl</a>
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