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Re: OSI 1-3 attack on Tor? in it.wikipedia

Il 13/02/2008 20:55, Marco Bonetti ha scritto:
that's the whole point of encrypting the communications and sharing the
public keys fingerprints inside tor sources.
a man in the middle can reroute traffic through his nodes but it will be
useless (except for sending your connections to /dev/null) as it can't
fake the private keys of each node.

Exactly that. An attacker can set up rogue nodes, but this is part of the threat model.