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Re: [tor-talk] Vanity onion attacks

Gregory Maxwell ha scritto:
I wonder if anyone is enumerating hidden services and can post some
stats on how many low edit-distance names they're seeing in the

I've seen this sort of mimicking happen a few times, but then again it would be just as easy to use a vanity generator to mimic a standard onion.

qwertyuasdfghjkl.onion is easily mimicked by qwertyuzxcvbnmi.onion, if users are only glancing at the address.

~Griffin Boyce
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