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Re: [tor-talk] Accessing Cloudflare sites on TBB
These are all wonderful. Thank you all!
Okay, I'll bring these up and see if I can nudge the needle in the right
direction. It's not much, but every little bit helps?
On Sat, 3 Oct 2015 at 08:25 Griffin Boyce <griffin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Virgil Griffith wrote:
> > For unrelated reasons I'm meeting with Cloudflare. Can someone
> > enlighten
> > me on the current state of the captcha situation? Presuming they are
> > unwilling to completely drop the captcha, what would be a step in the
> > right
> > direction?
> > The last I heard from Cloudflare is:
> > What is a step they can take right now for improving Tor user
> > experience?
> > -V
> A main issue is that the captcha simply loops instead of allowing
> access to the website. This is intermittent, so not sure if this is
> because they are trying to fix the issue, or if the issue happens more
> often on sites that have a lot of traffic (and all the traffic can be
> assumed to come from different sources). This is a pretty basic issue,
> which they know exists, and I hear endless complaints about. If you hit
> the captcha-loop, you're likely not to be able to access the website at
> Another is increasing the size of the user-defined whitelists. Right
> now, the list only allows 200 IPs, which is insufficient if a
> highly-technical user wants to manually whitelist Tor exits. This
> actually kept me personally from being a user -- that $200+/month
> instead goes to Amazon and Azure because I don't want Tor users
> penalized when they come to my sites.
> âIntelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.â
> â Salvador DalÃ
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