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Re: [tor-talk] do Cloudfare captchas ever work?
On 6/23/2015 4:04 AM, kleft wrote:
OK, but how is that a "business" for an exit relay? Business implies
profit or gaining some benefit.
You're saying that some exit relay operator would form business
partnerships with sites, to provide captcha services?
mansour moufid wrote:
"Sometimes I wonder if it's really Cloudflare, or some bad exit node
running a CAPTCHA solving business."
Mansour, to what end would they run a captcha solving business?
If they were, I don't understand how they'd benefit.
It's useful for automated downloads eg with an uploaded.to free-accounts. (This is the only website I remember right now, but there are many other services require the user to enter captchas to get some content.)
Wouldn't that be detectable to the Tor Project - or not?
Does it make sense that an operator would limit their captcha service
(for sale), to sites - only if site users / customers came thru the few
relays they control? Not much of a market.
Isn't that like Cloudfare only offering their services to a few sites
out of the entire web?
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