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Re: OnionCat -- An IP-Transparent TOR Hidden Service Connector
--- On Sun, 6/22/08, Bernhard Fischer <bf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> OnionCat creates a transparent IPv6 layer on top of
> TOR's hidden services. It transmits any kind of
> IP-based data transparently through the TOR network
> on a location hidden basis. You can think of it as
> a point-to-multipoint VPN between hidden services.
Interesting idea for sure!
One could imagine an ISP providing a catonion router service to its customers that would perform such a translation as a service to its customers giving them access to hidden services without requiring tor. Obviously this would only be valuable if those customers did not require anonymity themselves.