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Re: [tor-talk] Lots of tor relays send out sequential IP IDs; please fix that!
On 3/31/2014 4:12 PM, Jann Horn wrote:
Why would this be? By design for some reason? Oversight?
Misinterpretation of the data?
Well, the subject line pretty much says it all: Lots of Tor relays send out
globally sequential IP IDs, which, as far as I know, allows a remote party to
measure how fast the relay is sending out IP packets with high precision,
possibly making statistical attacks possible that could e.g. pinpoint the entry
guard a user or hidden service uses.
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